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**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 theseAnswer –**2.30000**

**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**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 theseAnswer –**3.3958.34**

**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**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 theseAnswer –**2.35:14:50**

**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**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 theseAnswer –**3.14755**

**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**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 theseAnswer –**1.250**

**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**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 theseAnswer –**2.650**

**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**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 theseAnswer –**3.16000**

**Explanation :**

Ratio in which they get profit – 3:4:5

So total amount invested by A and C = (8/12)*24000 = 16000**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 theseAnswer –**2.21:33:38**

**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**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 theseAnswer –**3.9500**

**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**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 theseAnswer –**1.1875**

**Explanation :**

Amount invested by rahul = P

12P : 3000*6

P:1500

So Rahul share = [p/(1500+p)]*9000 = 5000

P = 75*25 = 1875

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