At what price bought retail 1 kg goods from wholesale, if lost in the distribution is 4% of weight of the goods and retail still have a profit of 6.3%? Goods are sold at retail for 25 euro per kg.

Correct answer:

x =  22.61 €/kg

Step-by-step explanation:

4%=1.04 6.3%=1.063  25=x1.041.063  x=22.61 Eur/kg

We will be pleased if You send us any improvements to this math problem. Thank you!


Tips to related online calculators
Our percentage calculator will help you quickly calculate various typical tasks with percentages.
Check out our ratio calculator.

You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

Related math problems and questions:

  • Purchase
    cart Mother bought 5 boxes of milk and 7 kg of potatoes and paid a total CZK 147. Aunt bought 7 boxes of milk and 3 kg of potatoes and paid 131 CZK. What is the price of one carton of milk and 1 kg of potatoes? How CZK together would have saved if bought at th
  • Wholesale vs retail
    books For books, retail adds 10% of the wholesale price of the goods. If the book costs 4.80 euros in wholesale, how much will it cost in retail?
  • Center of gravity
    map The mass points are distributed in space as follows - specify by coordinates and weight. Find the center of gravity of the mass points system: A1 [1; -20; 3] m1 = 46 kg A2 [-20; 2; 9] m2 = 81 kg A3 [9
  • Profit per kilo
    jablone The trader sells apples at a profit of 20% per kilogram. Today, he decided to reduce the price of apples by 10%. How much profit does the trader have today?
  • Three piles
    sugar 100 kg of sugar we divide into three piles. The first pile is small. If we added to second 2 kg of sugar it would have 25% more sugar than the first pile. If we added to third pile 3 kg of sugar it would have 20% more sugar than the 2nd pile. How many kil
  • Balance
    balance_weight The rod are 1.9 m long hanging weights 4 kg and 1 kg on ends. Where are centre of rod (distance from weight 4 kg) to be in balance?
  • Mixing
    FMCG If we mix 5 kg of goods of one kind and 3 kg second one, resulting mixture cost 16.50 EUR/kg. If these quantities are mixed in reverse - first three kilograms and 5 kilograms second cost of mixture is 18.50 EUR/kg. What is the price of one kg of goods of
  • City market
    vaha Apples were sold at contractual prices at the city market. Calculate the average price of 1 kg of apples sold: Stand, Sale kg, Price CZK/kg 1 325 6.20 2 194 7.00 3 258 6.50 4 870 5.90 5 275 6.40
  • Barrel 4
    sudy Barrel of water weighs 63 kg. After off 75% water, the weight of the barrel with water is 21 kg. How many kg weigh empty barrel and how many kgs water in it?
  • Nitrogen
    playground One bag of urea containing 46 percent nitrogen weighs 25 kg. How many bags have to be purchased for fertilizing a field of 41003 square meters if the nitrogen dose is 50.0 kg per hectare?
  • Blood
    krv In the human body, the blood is about 7.3% body weight. How many kilograms of blood are in the human body with weight 109 kg?
  • Shopping center
    bicycle_gears The shopping center buys from the manufacturer bikes at a purchase price of 180 €. It sells them for a sale price of 250 €. However, in the advertising for the sale of these goods, the shopping center spent 20% of the selling price of all bicycles in stoc
  • Price reduction
    mince The product is sold for 360 CZK and the sales profit is 30%. By what percentage the sales profit will be reduced if I reduce the price of the product by 10%?
  • Stock market
    money Simon one day decided to invest € 62000 to the stock market. After six months, he invested July 25 stock markets fell by 47%. Fortunately for Simon, from July 25 5 to October 25 his shares have risen by 39%. Simon is then: ...
  • Sea water
    sea Mixing 62 kg of sea water with 84 kg rainwater is created water containing 3.1% salt. How many percent sea water contains salt?
  • Vinegar 2
    ocet How many percentages of vinegar solution will we get if we mix 3.5 liters of 5.8% and 5 liters of 7.6% vinegar?
  • The water barrel
    sud_h2o The water barrel weighs 122 kg. If we pour 75% of the water out of it, it will weigh 35 kg. What is the weight of the barrel?