MathematicsArun bought a pair of skates at a sale where the discount given was 20%. If the amount he pays is Rs. 1600, find the marked price.

Arun bought a pair of skates at a sale where the discount given was 20%. If the amount he pays is Rs. 1600, find the marked price.


  1. A
    2000 
  2. B
    1000 
  3. C
    4000 
  4. D
    8000 

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    Solution:

    Concept-  To calculate the marked price, we will assume that the marked price is Rs..
    Then, we will deduct the discount of then we will get the selling price that is given in the question which is equal to Just write in equation form we will get the marked price.
    As we assumed the marked price = Then the discount is Now, x-20x100= cost price
    cost price = 80x100
    As we know that selling price = 1600, let’s solve that
    After solving the calculation we get to know that marked price is Rs.2000
    Hence, the correct answer is option 1.
     
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