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### Question 1

P and Q start a business with investments in the ratio 5 : 14. After 3 months, P increases his capital by $1/5$^{th}, and Q increases his capital by $1/14$^{th}. If the profit at the end of 10 months is 816, then what is the share of P?

### Question 2

X starts a business with a capital of Rs. 1800. Some months later Y joins him with a capital of Rs. 900. For how much period does Y join if the profits are shared in the ratio 4 : 1?

### Question 3

X starts a business with a capital of Rs. 3200. Some months later Y joins him with a capital of Rs. 400. For how much period does Y join if the profits are shared in the ratio 16 : 1?

**A**

6.

**B**

7.

**C**

5.

**D**

8.

**Soln.**

**Ans: a**

Money-months of X are 3200 × 12 = 38400. If money-months of X are 16 then money-months of Y are 1. So, if money-months of X are 38400, money-months of Y are $1/16 × 38400$, which gives months of Y = ${1 × 38400}/{16 × 400}$ = 6 months.

### Question 4

A, B and C hire a coffee vending machine. A uses it for 3 hours and prepares 15 cups, B uses it for 4 hours and prepares 4 cups and C uses it for 16 hours and prepares 6 cups. If the total rent is Rs. 628, how much should A pay?

### Question 5

A, B and C start a partnership business. A invests Rs. 400 and C invests Rs. 500. What should B have invested if it wanted to earn a share of Rs. 250 in the annual profit of Rs. 500?

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Updated on 2020-02-07. Published on: 2016-04-26