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A sum of Rs. 25200 is to be divided among three partners, P, Q and R, in the ratio 16 : 15 : 5. What is the difference between the shares of P and Q?


Rs. 700.


Rs. 702.


Rs. 698.


Rs. 704.

Ans: a

The difference of shares of Q is in the ratio like this: ${16 - 15}/{16 + 15 + 5} × 25200$ = Rs. 700.

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