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### Question 1

During the first 2 months the investments of A and B were in the ratio 5:19. For the remaining months the investments were in the ratio 19:5. What will be the share of A in an annual profit of Rs. 28800?

**A**

Rs. 20000.

**B**

Rs. 20100.

**C**

Rs. 19900.

**D**

Rs. 20200.

**Soln.**

**Ans: a**

The profits are shared in the ratio of money-months contributed by the partners. Money-months contributed by A are 2 × 5 + 10 × 19 = 200, whereas those by B are 2 × 19 + 10 × 5 = 88. The ratio of these money-months is 25:11. This is the ratio in which the profits would be divided. A's share = 28800 × $25/{25 + 11}$ = Rs. 20000.

### Question 2

X and Y start a venture with investments of Rs. 500 and Rs. 700. After 6 months Z joins with Rs. 500. What is Z's share in the annual profit of Rs. 17400?

### Question 3

A, B and C hire a coffee vending machine. A uses it for 5 hours and prepares 4 cups, B uses it for 4 hours and prepares 2 cups and C uses it for 9 hours and prepares 7 cups. If the total rent is Rs. 728, how much should A pay?

### Question 4

A, B and C start a partnership business by investing in the ratio 1:3:8. It was agreed that (1/3)^{rd} of the profit would be divided equally, and the remaining proportionately. What is B's share in a profit of Rs. 7200?

### Question 5

A, B and C start a partnership business by investing in the ratio 1:4:7. It was agreed that (1/3)^{rd} of the profit would be divided equally, and the remaining proportionately. What is B's share in a profit of Rs. 14400?

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