# A man bought a cycle for Rs.450 and sold for Rs.405. find the loss percent.

$\par&space;Loss&space;=&space;450&space;-&space;405&space;=&space;45$                                   $&space;\qquad&space;\lbrack&space;loss&space;=&space;C.P.&space;-&space;S.P.\rbrack&space;$

$\par&space;Loss$ %  $=&space;\frac{45}{450}&space;\times&space;100&space;=&space;10$                                 $\par&space;\lbrack&space;loss$ % $=&space;\frac{loss}{C.P.}&space;\times&space;100\rbrack&space;$

$\par&space;\therefore&space;loss$ % $=&space;10$