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The price of a product is $a. Bill bought s products and [#permalink] ### Show Tags 26 Jan 2005, 14:42 00:00 Difficulty: (N/A) Question Stats: 0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions ### HideShow timer Statistics This topic is locked. If you want to discuss this question please re-post it in the respective forum. The price of a product is$a. Bill bought s products and then sold 80 percents of them $b. which of the following represents the whole deal if Billâ€™s profit was three times the cost? (a) 0.8sb = 4sa. (b) (1-0.8)s â€“ab = 3s. (c) 3(0.8a â€“ sb) = sa. (d) (s-0.8s)(b-a) = 3. (e) (s0.8s) / (b-a) = 3. Intern Joined: 25 Jan 2005 Posts: 13 Followers: 0 Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0 ### Show Tags 26 Jan 2005, 15:39 profit = 3 sa there fore total sale = 3sa + sa = 4sa the sale was made by selling 0.8s items at the arate of$b . hence.
0.8sb=4sa
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26 Jan 2005, 17:19
Ans is A.

Anyways the grammar is not correct.
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27 Jan 2005, 13:16
OA is (A)