A publisher gives 32% discount on the printed price of a book to booksellers.
Question:

A publisher gives 32% discount on the printed price of a book to booksellers. What does a bookseller pay for a book whose printed price is Rs 275?

Solution:

Discount allowed by the publisher $=32 \%$ on the printed price

Printed price $=$ Rs. 275

So, $32 \%$ of $275=\frac{32}{100} \times 275$

$=$ Rs. 88

So, the bookseller pay $s=$ Rs. $275-$ Rs. 88

= Rs. 187 for a book