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Juhi sells a washing machine for ₹13,500. She loses 20% in the bargain. What was the price at which she bought it?

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Selling price of washing machine =  13,500

Loss percent = 20%

Let the cost price of washing machine be x.

Since, Loss = Loss% of C.P.

⇒ Loss = 20% of  x = 20/100 x ₹x =1/5 ₹x

Therefore,S.P. = C.P. – Loss 

Hence, the cost price of washing machine is  16,875.

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