# Aptitude Questions: Partnership Set 9

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1. Three friends A, B, C invested in a business in the ratio of 4:5:6. After 6 months C withdraw half of his capital. If the sum invested by A is 36000, then the profit earned by C out of the total profit of 60000.
1.20000
2.30000
3.40000
4.50000
5.None of these
Explanation :
sum invested by A = 4x = 36000.
X = 9000
Investment made by A, B , C – 36000, 45000, 54000
Ratio in which the profit will divide- 36000*12 : 45000*2 : 54000*6 + 27000*6
i.e 4:5:9. So C share = (9/18)*60000 = 30000

2. Two persons A and B invested in a business with 115000 and 75000 rupees respectively. They agree that 40% of the profit should be divided equally among them and rest is divided between them according to their investment. If A got 500 rupee more than B, then the total profit is.
1.3599.34
2.3699.34
3.3958.34
4.3999.34
5.None of these
Explanation :
Ratio in which the profit will divide – 23:15. Let the profit be P
now, [(23/38) – (15/38)]*(60/100)*P = 500
P = 3958.34

3.  P, Q, R invested in the ratio of 6:5:7. After the end of business term they receive the profit in the ratio 3:1:5. Find the ratio of time in which they invested in the business.
1.34:14:50
2.35:14:50
3.35:50:14
4.14:35:50
5.None of these
Explanation :
Take time as t1, t2 and t3
(6*t1/5*t2) = 3/1, u will get t1/t2 = 5:2
Similarly, (5*t2/7*t3) = 1/5, u will get t2/t3 = 7/25

4. Three persons enter into a partnership by investing in the ratio of 4:5:8. After one year A invest more 4300 and B withdraws 3200. Now, the ratio of investment changes to 5:4:7. Approximately how much A invested initially.
1.14555
2.14655
3.14755
4.14855
5.None of these
Explanation :
after one year – 4x+4300 : 5x-3200 : 8x
so, to find X – (4x+4300)/(5x-3200) = 5/4
so investment made by A = (33200/9)*4 = 14755.55

5. A and B invested rupees 4000 and 5000 respectively in a business. A being an active partner will get rupee 50 every month extra for running the business. In a year if A receive a total of 800 rupee, then what will B get from the business.
1.250
2.200
3.300
4.400
5.None of these
Explanation :
Ratio in which the profit will divide – 4:5.
A will get 50*12 = 600 rupees extra, so from business A got 200 rupees.
i.e (4/9)*P = 200, P = 450. So B will get 450 – 200 = 250 rupees

6. A and B invested in a business in which A invest 250 rupee more than B. B invested for 6 months while A invested for 4 months. If A get 200 more than B out of a total profit of 1000. Then the total amount invested in the business.
1.550
2.650
3.750
4.850
5.None of these
Explanation :
Let B invest ‘x’ rupees so A will invest (x+250)
Total investment made by A = (x+250)*4 and by B = 6x
According to the problem- [[4(x+250) – 6x]/(1000+ 10x)]*1000 = 200.
X = 200. Total investment = 200+250+200 = 650

7. Three partners P, Q and R invest a total sum of 240000. At the end of the year A get 15000 rupee, B get 20000 and C get 25000 rupees as profit. How much amount is invested by A and C together.
1.10000
2.13000
3.16000
4.18000
5.None of these
Explanation :
Ratio in which they get profit – 3:4:5
So total amount invested by A and C = (8/12)*24000 = 16000

8. A, B and C invested in a business with 40000, 50000 and 60000 rupees respectively. After one year A withdraw 10000 and C invest 5000. After another one year B invest 15000 more and A deposit 5000 more. At the end of 3 years, profit between A, B and C are distributed in the ratio.
1.21:33:34
2.21:33:38
3.21:38:33
4.33:34:38
5.None of these
Explanation :
Investment made by A, B and C are 40000, 50000, 60000 initially.
In second year – 30000, 50000, 65000
In third year – 35000, 65000, 65000
So final ratio – 105000: 165000: 190000. i.e 21:33:38

9. Two persons A and B invested in a business with capital 5000 and 6000 respectively. After 3 months both A and B invests 5000 more. After 3 more months C joins the business with a capital of 10000 rupees.  The share of B exceeds C by how much, if the total profit earned is 47000.
1.8500
2.6500
3.9500
4.7500
5.None of these
Explanation :
A             B                C
5000        6000
After 3 months)                 10000        11000
After 6 months)                                                     10000
Ratio in which profit is distributed – 35:39:20
B exceed C by (19/94)*47000 = 9500

10. Rahul got 5000 as his share out of the total profit of 9000. Ramesh had invested 3000 rupees for 6 months while rahul invested for the whole year. Find the amount invested by Rahul.
1.1875
2.1975
3.2125
4.2275
5.None of these