A, B and C start a venture with investments of Rs. 12000, Rs. 16000 and Rs. 10000 respectively. A left after 2 months. B left after another 2 months at that time A rejoined with only 2/3rd of his original investment. A month later B rejoined with one quarter less than his original investment. C remained throughout the year. The profit at the end of the year was Rs. 267000. How much more did B earn than A?

 

  • Option 1)

     

    Rs. 37500       

     

  • Option 2)

     

    Rs. 42000

     

  • Option 3)

     

    Rs. 45000       

     

  • Option 4)

     

    Rs. 55000  

     

  • Option 5)

     

    -

     

Answers (1)

A: B : C = \left ( 12000\ast 2 + 8000\ast 8 \right ) : \left ( 16000\ast 4 +12000\ast 7 \right ) : \left ( 10000\ast 12 \right )

                     = 22:37:30

so, \, A's\: share = Rs. 66000 \: and\: B's \: share = Rs. 111000

So, B \: earn\: Rs. 45000\: more \: than\: A

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