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X and Y start a venture with investments of Rs. 200 and Rs. 400. After 8 months Z joins with Rs. 400. What is Z's share in the annual profit of Rs. 8800?

A

Rs. 1600.

B

Rs. 1700.

C

Rs. 1500.

D

Rs. 1800.

Soln.
Ans: a

Sum of the money months is 200 × 12 + 400 × 12 + 400 × 4 = 8800. Share of Z = ${400 × 4}/8800$ × 8800 = Rs. 1600.


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