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X and Y invest in a business in the ratio 7 : 15. If X earns Rs. 3500, what is the profit?

A

Rs. 11000.

B

Rs. 11001.

C

Rs. 10999.

D

Rs. 11002.

Soln.
Ans: a

If X earns 7, the profit is 7 + 15. Then, if the earning is 3500, profit = ${7 + 15}/7$ × 3500 = Rs. 11000.


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