Accounting Multiple Choice Question – 28 March 2020

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The mark-up on an item which cost £500 and is sold for £625 is?

Select ONE answer:

  1. 20%
  2. 25% 
  3. 33 1/3%
  4. None of the above.

 

Show your workings to arrive at your answer, and explain and justify your reasons:

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This multiple-choice question is suitable for Accounting KS5 classes.

The answer is 2

  1. Not correct 
  2. Correct – Mark-up (on cost) 2 Gross Profit as a percentage of cost price = (£625 – £500) / £500 = 25%.
  3. Not correct
  4. Not correct

 

 

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