# SOLUTION: Could I please ask for you help? Lamps which cost \$120 wholesale are sold for \$192, at a profit of \$6 per lamp. How many lamps were in the shipment? 9 10 11 12 13

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 Question 159817This question is from textbook : Could I please ask for you help? Lamps which cost \$120 wholesale are sold for \$192, at a profit of \$6 per lamp. How many lamps were in the shipment? 9 10 11 12 13 This question is from textbook Answer by KnightOwlTutor(293)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!We need to know the total profit of the shipment This is retail cost-wholesale cost 192-120=72 In order to find out the number of lamps in the shipment n\$6.00=\$72.00 Divide both sides by 6 n=12 there were 12 lamps in the shipment