# A very simple but confusing puzzle. A lady buys grocery worth Rs.350.........."How much LOSS did the shopkeeper face ?"

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A very simple but confusing puzzle.

A lady buys grocery worth Rs.350 from a shop. (shopkeeper selling the goods with zero profit)

The lady gives him 2000 rs note. The shopkeeper gets the change from next shop, keeps 350 for himself and returns Rs.1650 to d lady.

Later the shopkeeper of the next shop comes with the Rs.2000 note saying "duplicate" and takes his money back.
"How much LOSS did the shopkeeper face ?"

posted Apr 23

Aswer: Rs.2000

LOSS RS 2000 RUPEES IE RS 350 FOR THE SELLING ITEM AND RS 1650 RETURNED AMOUNT TO LADY

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How much LOSS did the shopkeeper face?

One man steals Rs. 100 from a shop.
Then the same man buys Rs 70 worth goods from the same shop.
The shopkeeper gives him back Rs.30.
Now tell,
What is the loss of the shopkeeper ?