**A. Rs.250**

B. Rs.225

C. Rs.275

D. Rs.200

Explanation:

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CP1 = 100 SP1 = 90

CP2 = 80 SP2 = 80 * (140/100) = 112

22 —– 100

55 —– ? => Rs.250

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