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The cost price of \(m\) articles is the same as the selling price of \(n\) articles. If the profit is 200% then what is the value of \(n\) in terms of \(m\)?

A. \(3m\)

B. \(\frac{3}{m}\)

C. \(2m\)

D. \(\frac{m}{2}\)

E. \(\frac{m}{3}\)


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Let x be the cost price per article
Let y be the selling price per article

—> mx= ny
my— mx = 2mx
my = 3mx
—> y = 3x

—> mx = 3nx
m = 3n
—>\(n= (\frac{m}{3})\)

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