# The cost of manufacture of an article is made up of materials,labour and overheads in the ratio 4:3:2.If the cost of labour is Rs45,find the total cost of the article.Find the profit percent,if the article is sold for Rs.180 Please answer fast.

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by singhsumita40

2015-04-15T15:30:17+05:30

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Say the total cost is
Since the labour cost is , using the given ratio of split up of costs we have

Profit % =
thanks for the catch :) fixed it.. please see if it looks okay now...
yes!
but in the 1st part there's some cofusion
sorry confusion
Ohk.. the labour factor is "3" in the total costs, so 3/(4+3+2)*C gives the cost of labour. similarly 4/(4+3+2)*C gives the cost of material and 2/(4+3+2) gives the cost of overheads
2015-04-15T17:10:27+05:30

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Cost of manufacture =  M
cost of Labour = L