An item was sold for ₹540 at a loss of 5% .if the cost price was ₹568 how to cross check it again About the author Arya

Answer: PLEASE FOLLOW THOSE STEPS TO CROSS CHECK IT! Step-by-step explanation: S.P= ₹ 540, loss%=5% Let the Cost price = C.P Loss% =( loss/C.P) × 100 Loss% =( (CP- SP)/CP ) × 100 5 =( (CP – 540)/CP ) × 100 5/100 = ( (CP – 540)/CP ) 1/20 = ( (CP – 540)/CP ) CP = 20 (CP – 540) 20 = 20CP – 10800 20CP – CP = 10800 19CP = 10800 CP = 10800/19 CP =₹ 568.42 Hence, the cost price of an item = ₹ 568.42 Reply

Answer:PLEASE FOLLOW THOSE STEPS TO CROSS CHECK IT!

Step-by-step explanation:S.P= ₹ 540, loss%=5%

Let the Cost price = C.P

Loss% =( loss/C.P) × 100

Loss% =( (CP- SP)/CP ) × 100

5 =( (CP – 540)/CP ) × 100

5/100 = ( (CP – 540)/CP )

1/20 = ( (CP – 540)/CP )

CP = 20 (CP – 540)

20 = 20CP – 10800

20CP – CP = 10800

19CP = 10800

CP = 10800/19

CP =₹ 568.42

Hence, the cost price of an item = ₹ 568.42