## 11. After allowing a discount of 12% on the market price of an article. It is sold for Rs 220 ks marked price is a 1000

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Correct question :-After allowing a discount of 12% on the marked price if an article, it is sold for Rs. 220. Find its marked price.

Explanation :-Given :Discount = 12%

Selling Price = Rs 220

To Find :Marked price = ?

Solution :We can find marked price by two method.

## First method (by using formula),

## Second method (by assuming marked price as “x”)

Let the marked price be “x”

After allowing a discount of 12% on the marked price of an article:

We know SP = MP – Discount

Therefore,marked price is equal to Rs.250

Step-by-step explanation:Given:Tofind:Marked price=?Letxbemarkedprice.12% of x = 12x/100.

Marked price – discount=Selling Price.

=> x-12x/100=220

=> 100x-12x/100=220

=> 88x/100=220.

=> x=22000/88

=> x= 250.

The Marked Price is 250.Rs