# By selling an almirah for rupees 10,500, a man losses of its cost price. Find its cost price.

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by shiprachandra

2016-02-27T18:56:38+05:30

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Let almirah cost price be x
Almirah sold at Rupees = Rs. 10500
Loss = 1/6x
selling price = cost price - loss
10500 = x - 1/6x
10500 = x - x/6
10500 = 5x/6
10500 * 6/5 = x
x = 12600

CP = Rs.12600
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2016-02-27T18:58:04+05:30

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10500 = x - 1/6x
10500 = x - x/6
10500 = 5x/6
10500 * 6/5 = x
x = 12600

CP = Rs.12600