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A pack of fruits has 100 units and its total cost is $117.5. If 17% of fruits in a pack are rotten, at least what is the unit selling price to earn a total profit of $90? A. $2.2 B. $2.3 C. $2.4 D. $2.5 E. $2.6
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A pack of fruits has 100 units and its total cost is $117.5. If 17% of fruits in a pack are rotten, at least what is the unit selling price to earn a total profit of $90?
A. $2.2 B. $2.3 C. $2.4 D. $2.5 E. $2.6
17% percent fruits are rotten. Hence total number of good fruits = 83 We need to earn a profit of $90. Hence total selling price should be $117.5 + $90 = $207.5 Total fruits to be sold = 83 Hence selling price of each fruit = $207.5/83 = $2.5
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Let SP of single fruit be x 83x117.5=90
x=2.5
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IMO Answer is D:
cost price of 100 units = 117.5$ 17 are rotten so, 83 are good to sell given profit is 90$ So, SPCP = 90 selling price = 83*x$ 83x117.5 = 207.5 ==> x =2.5$
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Let the minimum selling price per piece be x, Then 83*x  117.5 = 90 x = 2.5
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A pack of fruits has 100 units and its total cost is $117.5. If 17% of fruits in a pack are rotten, at least what is the unit selling price to earn a total profit of $90? A. $2.2 B. $2.3 C. $2.4 D. $2.5 E. $2.6 Cost price of 100 units =$117.5 17% (17 units) are rotten Saleable units = 100  17 = 83 Sales for 83 units = $117.5 + $90 = $207.5 Sales price / unit = $207.5/83 = $2.5 IMO D
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I went with D:
The total unit cost was $117.5 You need a profit of $90
So revenues need to be at least $207.5 (cost + profit) = Rev. or $117.5 + $90 = $207.5
Since 17% is rotten, you have to earn the revenues through the remaining inventory. So 207.5/83 = 2.5 per unit



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16 Jul 2019, 08:18
SPCP = 90 CP of fruits = 117.5 SP = 90 + 117.5 SP = 207.5 Since 17% was rotten SP per unit = 207.5/83 = 25$ Answer should be D
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100 fruits were bought at $1.175 per fruit  (Cost Price)
(10017) fruits are to be sold at $x per fruit, where is x is the average selling price per unit  (Selling Price)
We require that, (10017)x = 100(1.175) + 90
83x = 207.5
x=2.5
Answer is (D)



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100 units for 117.5$ 17% of 100 fruits are rotten. So 83 fruits are not rotten. For total profit of 90$, sale price should be 117.5+90=207.5 SP of per unit=\(\frac{207.5}{83}\)=$2.5 Hence option D
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IMO D
A pack of fruits has 100 units and its total cost is $117.5. If 17% of fruits in a pack are rotten, at least what is the unit selling price to earn a total profit of $90?
A. $2.2 B. $2.3 C. $2.4 D. $2.5 E. $2.6
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the total number of fruits=100, rotten=17 so left=83.
now the CP of 100 fruits=117.5 and we need 90 profit. so we must sell 83 fruits for 207.5
that means each fruit has to be at least=207.5/83=2.5
D 2.5 atleast.



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The total fruits we have is 83 and profit is $90, so the total selling cost would be 117.5+90=207.5.
So unit selling price = 207.5/83=2.5
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D
The packet has total 100 units of fruits and 17% or 17 units are rotten. That means that only 83 fruits have any worth.
Now, the cost of the packet is $117.5, however, we need $90 profit margin.
So, the packet should be selling for $117.5+$90 = $207.5
The packet has 83 units, so each unit should sell for 207.5/83 = $2.5/unit



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IMO D
Total Units = 100 units Total cost = $117.5
Fruits rotten/park= 17% = 0.17 X 100= 17 Units Fruits Ok = 10017= 83 units Total profit = $90
Total SP for 83 Units= $117.5 + $90 = $207.5 Least SP/Unit= $207.5/83 = $2.5
For any SP/unit greater than $2.5 profit will be greater than $90 Ans D



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Cost  117.5 $ and Profit required  90$. Total sales value  207.5 and units available  83. So per unit cost  207.5/83 (sub answer options in 83*X=207.5) 2.4$ per fruit gives 199.2$. So unit price must be higher. 2.5$ gives 207.5 IMO D
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Selling Price = Total cost + Profit Total cost=117.5 Profit=90(Minimum) SP=117.5+90=207.5 Now, as 17% units are rotten, we need to get profit from 83% which is 83 units. So SP of each unit = 207.5/83=2.5 Hence D
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A pack of fruits has 100 units and its total cost is $117.5. If 17% of fruits in a pack are rotten, at least what is the unit selling price to earn a total profit of $90?
Profits = Selling Price* #of units  Costs
So, if rotten units are 17%, we will have only 83 units, so
90 = 83*SP  117.5
207.5 = 83*SP
SP = 2.5
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Let the selling price per unit be \(x\).
Profit = Total Selling Price (excluding roten units)  Total Cost of the units \(90 = 83x117.5\)
Which gives, \(x=2.5\)



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D has to be the right answer. 90 profit means 117.5 + 90 = 207.5 And 2.5x83(after reducing 17%) is 207.5 Posted from my mobile device
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Answer D : Simple and straight : C.P : 117.5 S.P : 117.5 +90 = 207.5 Unit price: 207.5/100 = 2.075 now 17% of fruits are bad, so left fruits: 83 , Now to earn 90$ profit, S.P cannot be changed but unit price will increase So 207.5 / 83 = 2.50




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