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July 29th, 2019, 06:36 AM  #1 
Senior Member Joined: Aug 2014 From: India Posts: 476 Thanks: 1  How S.P = 10/7?
Amar bought eggs at the rate of 5 for Rs 7 and sold them at the rate of 7 for Rs 10. C.p of 1 egg = 7/5. S.P = 10/7. How S.P = 10/7? What is the meaning of "sold them at the rate of 7 for Rs 10"? 
July 29th, 2019, 11:19 PM  #2 
Senior Member Joined: Apr 2014 From: UK Posts: 965 Thanks: 342 
He sells 7 eggs for the price of Rs 10 (that's the total price for 7 eggs). so the S.P. per egg is Rs 10/7 
July 30th, 2019, 10:59 AM  #3 
Global Moderator Joined: Dec 2006 Posts: 21,028 Thanks: 2259 
I notice that for every 35 eggs Amar sold, the total profit was Rs 1.
