# RS Aggarwal Class 8 Math Tenth Chapter Profit and Loss Exercise 10C Solution

## EXERCISE 10C

(1) The list price of a refrigerator is Rs 14650. If 6% is charged as sales tax, find the cost of the refrigerator.

Solution: Cost of refrigerator = Rs 14650

ST = 6% of Rs 14650 (2) Reena bought the following articles from a general store: Calculate the total amount to be paid by Reena.

Ans: The total amount = Rs (265 + 650 + 473 + 1269)= Rs 2657

(3) Tanvy bought a watch for Rs 1980 including VAT at 10%. Find the original price of the watch. (4) Mohit bought a shirt for Rs 1337.50 including VAT at 7%. Find the original price of the shirt. (5) Karuna bought 10g of gold for Rs 15756 including VAT at 1%. What is the rate of gold per 10 g? (6) Mohini purchased a computer for Rs 37960 including VAT at 4%. What is the original price of the computer? (7) Sajal purchased some car parts for Rs 20776 including VAT at 12%. What is the original cost of these spare parts? (8) The sale price of a TV set including VAT is Rs 27000. If the VAT is charged at 8% of the list price, what is the list price of the TV set? (9) Rohit purchased a pair of shoes for Rs 882 inclusive of VAT. If the original price of VCR be Rs 840, find the rate of VAT. (10) Malti bought a VCR for Rs 19980 including VAT. If the original price of VCR be Rs 18500, find the rate of VAT. (11) The value of a car including VAT is Rs 382500. If the basic price of the car be Rs 340000, find the rate of vat on cars. Updated: December 10, 2018 — 11:46 am

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