## a shopkeeper bought 2 watches for rs 400. he sold them to gain 5% one and loss 5% on other. calculate his final gain or loss percent. if the

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a shopkeeper bought 2 watches for rs 400. he sold them to gain 5% one and loss 5% on other. calculate his final gain or loss percent. if the selling price of both watches is same.​

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6 months 2021-08-24T23:28:49+00:00 1 Answers 0 views 0

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1. He made no gain

He bought 2 watches for $400 400/2=200 Each watch was$200
He gained 5% on one watch
200•1.05=210
He lost 5% on the other
200•0.95=190
210+190=400
Therefore he neither made nor lost any money