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A can harvest a field in 5 days. B can do the same work in 6 days. C can do the same work in 18 days. How much did A get if the farmer pays them a total amount of Rs. 2500 for a work that they together completed in 4 days?

A

Rs. 2000.

B

Rs. 2100.

C

Rs. 1900.

D

Rs. 2300.

Soln.
Ans: a

Work done by A in 1 day = $1/5$. So the work in 4 days = 4 × $1/5$. His share is Rs. 4 × $1/5$ × 2500 = Rs. 2000.


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