# A, B and C jointly thought of engaging themselves in a business venture. It was agreed that A would invest Rs. 6500 for 6 months, B, Rs. 8400 for 5 months and C, Rs. 10,000 for 3 months. A wants to be the working member for which, he was to receive 5% of the profits. The profit earned was Rs. 7400. Calculate the share of B in the profit. Option 1) Rs. 1900Option 2) Rs. 2660Option 3) Rs. 2800Option 4) Rs. 2840Option 5) -

$A\: receives = 5$ % $of \: Rs. 7400 = Rs 370$

$balance= Rs\left ( 7400 - 370 \right )= Rs. 7030$

$Ratio \: of \: their\: investments = \left ( 6500\ast 6 \right ) : \left ( 8400 \ast 5 \right ) : \left ( 10000 \ast 3 \right )$

$= 13 : 14 : 10$

$So, B's \: share = Rs. \left ( 7030\ast 14/37 \right ) = Rs. 2660$

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