We can also write Profit or Loss in Percentage

So, we can write

Last updated at Nov. 6, 2018 by Teachoo

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Profit & Loss Percentage We can also write Profit or Loss (Link) in Percentage Profit Percentage Cost price = Rs 20 Selling Price = Rs 25 Profit = SP β CP = 25 β 20 = 5 Profit Percentage = ππππππ‘/(πΆππ π‘ πππππ) Γ 100% = 5/20 Γ 100% = 25% Loss Percentage Cost price = Rs 20 Selling Price = Rs 18 Loss = CP β SP = 20 β 18 = 2 Loss Percentage = πΏππ π /(πΆππ π‘ πππππ) Γ 100% = 2/20 Γ 100% = 10% So, we can write Profit = SP β CP Profit % = ππππππ‘/πΆπ Γ 100% Loss = CP β SP Loss % = πΏππ π /πΆπ Γ 100%

Finding cost price, selling price, profit % , loss%

Chapter 8 Class 8 Comparing Quantities

Concept wise

- Ratios & Percentages
- Finding Increase or Decrease Percent
- Finding Discounts
- Finding cost price, selling price, profit % , loss%
- Sales Tax and Value Added Tax
- Simple Interest
- Compound Interest
- Compound Interest compounded half yearly
- Compound Interest for fraction years
- Applications of Compound Interest Formula

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