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P, Q and R start a venture with investments of Rs. 400, Rs. 700 and Rs. 400. After 5 months R leaves the business. What is R's share in the annual profit of Rs. 15200?

A

Rs. 2000.

B

Rs. 2100.

C

Rs. 1900.

D

Rs. 2200.

Soln.
Ans: a

Sum of the money months is 400 × 12 + 700 × 12 + 400 × 5 = 15200. Share of R = ${400 × 5}/15200$ × 15200 = Rs. 2000.


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