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### Question

A and B invest in a business in the ratio 9 : 14. If the total profit is Rs. 9200, what is the share of A?

**A**

Rs. 3600.

**B**

Rs. 3601.

**C**

Rs. 3599.

**D**

Rs. 3602.

**Soln.**

**Ans: a**

The profit is divided in the same ratio as their shares. So A's profit = $9/{9 + 14}$ × 9200 = Rs. 3600.