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A, B, C Subscribe ₹50000 for a Business. a Subscribes ₹4000 More than B and B ₹5000 More than C. Out of a Total Profit of ₹35000, a Receives - Mathematics

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MCQ

A, B, C subscribe ₹50000 for a business. A subscribes 4000 more than B and B 5000 more than C. Out of a total profit of 35000, A receives

Options

  • ₹8400

  • ₹11900

  • ₹13600

  • ₹14700

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Solution

₹14700
Explanation:
Let C = x
Then, B = x + 5000
and A = x + 5000 + 4000
= x + 9000
So, x + x + 5000 + x + 9000 = 50000
⇒ 3x = 36000
⇒ x = 12000
A : B : C = 21000 : 17000 : 12000
= 21 : 17 : 12
∴ A's share = ₹`(35000xx21/50)=₹14700`

Concept: Ratio and Proportion (Entrance Exam)
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