# 35% of goods were sold at a profit of 65%, while the remaining were so

| 35% of goods were sold at a profit of 65%, while the remaining were sold at x% loss. If the overall loss is 12%, then what is the value of x? (correct to one decimal place)

A. 53.5

B. 52.4

C. 51.8

D. 50.6

### Right Answer is: A

#### SOLUTION

He sells 35% at 65% profit and remaining 65% at % loss. So, he bears 12% of loss on over all.

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