







Percentage profit 
20200530 

jaheem pose la question : A shopkeeper buys an article for 80cents and sold it for $1. Calculate the percentage profit. Penny Nom lui répond. 





30% profit 
20141205 

Lyn pose la question : I would like to know a formula that I would use on a standard calculator to calculate a 30% profit margin on an item.
If I purchased an item at $7.70 how would I calculate 30% profit for me, not just 30% mark up? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Ratios ond percents 
20140813 

aswathi pose la question : if the ratio of cost price and selling price of an article is be as 10:11,the percentage of profit is Tyler Wood lui répond. 





Percent profit: State exam question 
20130312 

tony pose la question : which is the correct way to figure 30% profit?
1)
1000 product
500 labor
50 permit
1550 total cost
1550x1.3=2015
2)
1000 product
500 labor
50 permit
1550 total cost
1.3=.7
1550/.7=2214 Harley Weston lui répond. 





state exam question 
20130312 

tony pose la question : which is the correct way to figure 30% profit?
1)
1000 product
500 labor
50 permit
1550 total cost
1550x1.3=2015
2)
1000 product
500 labor
50 permit
1550 total cost
1.3=.7
1550/.7=2214 Harley Weston lui répond. 





How much did the statue originally cost him? 
20090206 

Debra pose la question : Jim is able to sell a handcarved statue for $670 which was a 35% profit over his cost. How much ded he statue originally cost him? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Profit percentage (markup and margin) 
20071218 

Laura pose la question : If my husband says he sold $11,000 worth of tools and made $1400 on the deal, what is the percent of profit? Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





How much did it originally cost? 
20070404 

Megan pose la question : My question is simple:
"Jim is able to sell a handcarved statue for $650 which was a 35% profit over his cost. How much did ie originally cost?"
I don't even know where to start could you help? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Profit, markup and discount 
20040222 

Kick pose la question : Using the calculation on your website, if I sell something for $885 and my cost is $296, I make $589 profit. How do I calculate the profit percent I made on that transaction?
Profit as a percentage of what it cost me?
Profit as a percentage of what I sold it for?
Penny Nom lui répond. 

