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8 items are filed under this topic.    Page1/1            30% profit 2014-12-05 From Lyn: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?Answered by Penny Nom.     Ratios ond percents 2014-08-13 From aswathi:if the ratio of cost price and selling price of an article is be as 10:11,the percentage of profit isAnswered by Tyler Wood.     Percent profit: State exam question 2013-03-12 From tony: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=2214Answered by Harley Weston.     state exam question 2013-03-12 From tony: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=2214Answered by Harley Weston.     How much did the statue originally cost him? 2009-02-06 From Debra:Jim is able to sell a hand-carved statue for \$670 which was a 35% profit over his cost. How much ded he statue originally cost him?Answered by Penny Nom.     Profit percentage (markup and margin) 2007-12-18 From Laura:If my husband says he sold \$11,000 worth of tools and made \$1400 on the deal, what is the percent of profit?Answered by Stephen La Rocque.     How much did it originally cost? 2007-04-04 From Megan:My question is simple: "-Jim is able to sell a hand-carved 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?Answered by Penny Nom.     Profit, markup and discount 2004-02-22 From Kick: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? Answered by Penny Nom.      Page1/1    Math Central is supported by the University of Regina and The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences.    about math central :: site map :: links :: notre site français