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X and Y start a venture with investments of Rs. 200 and Rs. 600. After 4 months Z joins with Rs. 600. What is Z's share in the annual profit of Rs. 14400?


Rs. 4800.


Rs. 4900.


Rs. 4700.


Rs. 5000.

Ans: a

Sum of the money months is 200 × 12 + 600 × 12 + 600 × 8 = 14400. Share of Z = ${600 × 8}/14400$ × 14400 = Rs. 4800.

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