# Question #e3826

##### 1 Answer

The dealer must mark the computer 30% above the cost price.

#### Explanation:

The dealer needs to give a discount of 5%,

He wants a profit of 23.5 % on the Cost price (CP):

So he needs to sell it for :

Equating (1) and (2):

So the dealer must mark the computer 30% above the cost price.

Let CP = 100

MP will be 130

After giving Discount 5% ,

So he gets 23.5 % profit.