profit and loss

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    Would I use rations, or something else to solve this?

    Greetings, all. I’m not exactly sure how to word this, so hopefully this makes sense. I’m trying to figure out how to set this up, maybe a ration? P&L? Let’s say I’m looking at a REIT, or maybe a fund. However, instead of buying the full amount of the item, I’m looking at a part. To start...
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    By selling 33 meters of cloth,a man gains the cost price of 11meters.Find the profit%

    This is a common sum with small change. Normally, this type of sum says that the man gains SELLING PRICE of 11 meters. Then the profit % will be 50 %. But what about this one, where he gains the COST PRICE of 11 meters? I couldn't even understand what it meant! Can someone please explain and...