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### Question

A packet of 100 electronics components is purchased at a cost of Rs. 200. Each component is sold at Rs. 8. What is the profit in percent terms?

**A**

300%.

**B**

310%.

**C**

295%.

**D**

305%.

**Soln.**

**Ans: a**

Cost of each component = 200/100 = Rs. 2. Profit per component = 8 - 2 = 6. Profit percentage = (6/2) × 100 = 300%.