Imtiaz gets 25 rupees commission on an article sold for rupees 2000. What percent of the selling price is the original price of the article?

Sep 2, 2017

1.25%
We define "original price" as the price paid to the author. Thus, the ratio is $\frac{25}{2000} = 0.0125$. Multiplied by 100 to get the "percentage" we obtain 1.25%