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manoj buys 14kg of sweetsfor rs 1750 out of this 4 kg of sweets got spoilt and so manoj sold the remaining sweets for rs i50 per kg. what is his loss percentage

Please find below the solution to the asked query:

Given : Manoj buys 14 kg of sweets for Rs 1750 , So

Cost price of total sweet = Rs .1750

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Out of this 14 kg , 4 kg of sweets got spoilt and so Manoj sold the remaining sweets for Rs 150 per kg , So

Selling price of total sweet = ( 14 - 4 ) 150 = ( 10 ) 150 = 1500

Therefore,

Loss percentage = $\frac{1750-1500}{1750}\times 100=\frac{250}{1750}\times 100=\frac{1}{7}\times 100=\mathbf{14}\mathbf{.}\mathbf{28}\mathbf{\%}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{}\mathbf{(}\mathbf{}\mathbf{Ans}\mathbf{}\mathbf{)}$

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