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### Question 1

Mr. X and Mr. Y start a venture with investments in the ratio 8 : 15. After 3 months, X withdraws $1/8$^{th} of his capital, and Y withdraws $1/15$^{th} of his capital. If the profit at the end of 10 months is 1080, then what is the share of X?

### Question 2

Three investors, A, B and C, start a business with contributions in the ratio 4:5:9. What is the share of A if the annual profit is Rs. 7200?

### Question 3

X starts a business with a capital of Rs. 800. Some months later Y joins him with a capital of Rs. 200. For how much period does Y join if the profits are shared in the ratio 16 : 1?

### Question 4

X starts a business with a capital of Rs. 3000. Some months later Y joins him with a capital of Rs. 500. For how much period does Y join if the profits are shared in the ratio 24 : 1?

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**Soln.**

**Ans: a**

Money-months of X are 3000 × 12 = 36000. If money-months of X are 24 then money-months of Y are 1. So, if money-months of X are 36000, money-months of Y are $1/24 × 36000$, which gives months of Y = ${1 × 36000}/{24 × 500}$ = 3 months.

### Question 5

P and Q invest in a business in the ratio 5 : 13. If 5% of the profit is donated as flood relief, and P gets Rs. 1615, what is the profit?

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Updated on 2019-08-18.