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A and B invest in a business in the ratio 3 : 2. If 5% of the total profit goes to charity and A's share is Rs. 855, the total profit is :

A) 500 B) 1000
C) 1500 D) 2000

Answer:   C) 1500



Explanation:

Let the total profit be Rs. 100.

 

 

 

After paying to charity, A's share  = (95*3/5) = Rs. 57.

 

 

 

If A's share is Rs. 57, total profit = Rs. 100.

 

 

 

If A's share is Rs. 855, total profit  = (100/57*855) = 1500.

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Three friends A, B and C have different amounts of rupees with them. If B takes ₹7 from A, then B will have equal amount as C has. B and C together have total ₹157. How many rupees does C have ?

 

A) 82 B) 81
C) 80 D) 83
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 82

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A total sum of ₹153 is distributed among three friends A, B and C in such a way that C gets 5 times as much money than A gets and B gets 3 times as much money than A gets. How many rupees does B get?

 

A) 51 B) 65
C) 61 D) 66
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 51

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₹8,000 is distributed among A, B and C such that they receive notes of ₹500, ₹200 and ₹100 respectively. The amounts received by them are in the ratio 15 : 2 : 3. What was the ratio of the number of notes of ₹500, ₹200 and ₹100?

 

A) 3 : 1 : 3 B) 3 : 3 : 1
C) 4 : 1 : 2 D) 3 : 2 : 2
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 3 : 1 : 3

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₹ 10,000/- has to be distributed among 3 craftsmen, 5 helpers and 6 labourers such that each helper receives the amount twice as much as a labourer receives and each craftsman receives the amount thrice as much as a labourer receives. What is the amount received by the three craftsmen?

 

A) ₹4,000 B) ₹2,400
C) ₹2,700 D) ₹3,600
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) ₹3,600

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Ram, Rahim and Robert started a partnership business investing ₹ 30,000, ₹ 50,000 and ₹ 40,000 respectively. If they made an annual profit of ₹ 18,504, then the share of Rahim is

 

A) ₹ 7,510 B) ₹ 7,010
C) ₹7,170 D) ₹ 7,710
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) ₹ 7,710

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An amount of ₹504 is to be divided among three persons A, B, and C in the ratio of 7 : 8 : 9, respectively. How much amount will B and  C receive in total?

 

A) ₹268 B) ₹419
C) ₹317 D) ₹357
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) ₹357

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Dividing the amount ₹18,144 among three people A, B, C in the ratio 3 : 5 : 8, the amount B gets more than A, is:

 

A) ₹2,268 B) ₹2,386
C) ₹2,178 D) ₹2,464
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) ₹2,268

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A sum  of ₹x is divided among A, B and C such that the ratio of shares of A and B is 7 : 12 and that of B and C is 8: S. If the difference in the shares of A and C is ₹214, then the value of x is:

 

A) 11,342 B) 11,128
C) 11,556 D) 11,770
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 11,342

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