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A shopkeeper earns a profit of Rs 1 on selling one pen and suffers a loss of Rs., 30 paise on selling one pencil in a particular month he incurs a loss of

Rs 5 on that month he sold 40 pens how many pencil did he sold in that month


Cost of 1 pen=rs.1
cost of 1 pencil = 30paise
cost of 40 pens = rs.1×40=40
he lost in pencil =
35 is the answer
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The shopkeper earn profit
=1 on selling one pencil
he lost=5
1 profit on one pencil so,40×1=40 profit
he loss 5,so 40-5=35
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