# A fruit vendor buys oranges at 6 for rs 10 and an equal number at 10 for rs 20. he mixes them and sells at Rs 21.60 per dozen. find his gain or loss percent.

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TOTAL COST=10+20=RS.30

C.P OF EACH ORANGES IS 30/16

NOW HE SELLS IT AT RS.21.6 FOR 12

S.P OF ORANGES=21.6/12

SINCE 30/16 IS GRATER THAT 21.6/12

HE HAD A LOSS

THE LOSS =30/16-21.6/12=RS 3.6

I HOPE THIS HELPS U....

3600÷23520×100

36000÷2352

15.30 percent