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# After selling a sweater for $Ã¢â€šÂ¹\ 600$, Seema suffered a loss of $20$ % . Find the cost price of the sweater.

**Given: **After selling a sweater for $â‚¹\ 600$, Seema suffered a loss of $20$ % .

**To do: **To find the cost price of the sweater.

**Solution:**

As given, selling price of the sweater$=â‚¹\ 600$

Loss$=20$ %

Therefore, cost price$=\frac{100}{100-Loss in percent}\times Sell\ Price$

$\Rightarrow$ Cost price$=\frac{100}{100-20}\times600$

$=\frac{100}{80}\times600$

$=â‚¹\ 750$

Therefore, the cost price of the sweater is $â‚¹\ 750$.

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