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 Author: Suraj0184 [ 24 Sep 2022, 21:41 ] Post subject: A dishonest milkman dilutes milk with water and then sells A dishonest milkman dilutes milk with water and then sells the diluted milk at 25% more than the price at which he purchased the milk. If he makes a profit of 40% by implementing this process. Find the volume of water(in ml) added to every litre of pure milk (Assume water is free of cost)A. 100B. 120C. 150D. 180E. 200

 Author: Archit3110 [ 10 Oct 2022, 06:48 ] Post subject: Re: A dishonest milkman dilutes milk with water and then sells let total qty be 1000 mladded water be x ml(1000+x) * 1.25 = 1.40 * 1000solve for x1250+1.25x = 1400x = 120option B Suraj0184 wrote:A dishonest milkman dilutes milk with water and then sells the diluted milk at 25% more than the price at which he purchased the milk. If he makes a profit of 40% by implementing this process. Find the volume of water(in ml) added to every litre of pure milk (Assume water is free of cost)A. 100B. 120C. 150D. 180E. 200

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