A began a business with Rs. 85,000. He was joined afterwards by B with Rs. 42,500. For how much period does B join, if the profits at the end of the year are divided in the ratio of 3: 1? Option 1) 4 months          Option 2) 5 monthsOption 3) 6 months          Option 4) 8 monthsOption 5) -

R rishi raj

Suppose B joined after x months

$then, \left ( 85000\ast 12 \right )/\left ( 42500\ast x \right ) = 3/1$

$=> x= 8$

B joined after 8 months

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