# Quantitative Aptitude: Partnership Set 23

1. Three partners A,B and C undergo a partnership. Their investment are rs.2500, rs.30000 and rs.45000 for a time period of 4years, 3years and 2years respectively, find the ratio of their profit ?
15:8:7
10:9:9
5:4:3
8:7:5
none of these
Option B
The ratio are their profit =
25000*4:30000*3:45000*2
=100000:90000:90000
=10:9:9

2. Sakti stands business with rs.5000 and after 6 months Sagar joins with Sakti as his partner. After a year the profit are divided in the ratio of 4:5 How much did Sagar contribute ?
14000
9500
10000
13500
12500
Option E
Let Sagar contributes in business =x
profit ratio= 4:5
(5000*12)/x*6=4/5
24x=300000
x =12500

3. P,Q,R invested capitals in the ratio of 3:4:7. The timing of their investment being in the ratio of 4:6:3. What ratio would their profits be distributed ?
4:8:7
7:8:9
9:9:9
2:3:7
none of these
Option A
let the capitals invested by P,Q,R be 3x, 4x, 7x respectively
and timing of their investments be 4y, 6y, 3y respectively
profit ratio of P, Q, R=(3x*4y):(4x*6y):(7x*3y)
=12xy:24xy:21xy
=4:8:7

4. A is working partner and B is a sleeping partner. A puts in rs. 10000 and B puts 12000. A received 12.5% of profit for managing the business and rest is divided in proportion to their capitals. What is A’s share of profit in a profit of rs.880 after a year.
540
380
460
480
500
Option C
A’s share for managing the business=12.5% of 880=110
remaining profit=880-110=770
profit ratio of A and B= 10000:12000=5:6
A’s share=770*5/11=350
A’s total profit=110+350=460

5. C and D started a business with initial investments in the ratio of 9:10 and their annual profits were in the ratio of 3:5. If C invested the money for 8 months, for how many months did D invests his money ?
12 months
10 months
11 months
8 months
6 months
Option A
let D invests his money for x months
ATQ, (9*8)/10*x=3/5
30x=360
x=12 months

6. Meena started a business investing rs.12000. After 4 months Leena joined her with a capital of rs.15000 at the end of the year the total profit was rs.4400. What is the share of profit of Meena ?
3600
2000
3000
2400
3200
Option D
Profit ratio of Meena and Leena
= 12000*12:15000*8
=144000:120000
=6:5
Meena’s profit share = 4400*6/11
=2400

7. Amit and Sumit invested rs.2000 and rs.3000 respectively in a partnership. After 1 year Sumit increased his amount by 33.33% and at the end of the 3 years, difference between his profit share is rs.500 .Find the profit share of sumit.
1200
1100
800
1000
700
Option B
Ratio of profit share of Amit and Sumit
=(2000*3):(3000*1+4000*2)
=6000:11000 =6:11
Difference of profit share =500
profit share of sumit =500/5*11 =1100

8. P and Q invested total rs.8000 in business and ratio of time period for which P and Q invested is 3:2. If they got total profit of rs.3600 and profit share of P is rs.1200, then find investment of Q ?
5000
6000
4000
3000
4500
Option B
Let P’s invested =x
Q’s invested = 8000-x
ratio of their time =3:2
3x/2(8000-x) =1200/2400
3x/16000-2x =1/2
6x = 16000-2x
8x =16000
x =2000
invested by Q =8000-2000 =6000

9. Miki and Liza entered into partnership by investing rs.6000 and rs.7000 respectively. Period of investment of Miki and Liza is 5 months and x months respectively. In at the end of the year, Miki received rs.30000 as profit out of total profit of rs.72000, then find x.
5 months
6 months
8 months
4 months
2 months
Option B
Profit ratio of Miki and Liza =6000*5:7000*x
30:7x
Miki’s profit =30000
Liza’s profit =72000-30000
= 42000
30/7x =30000/42000
7x =42
x= 6months .

10. Deepak and Dinesh invested rs.25000 and rs.50000 respectively in a business. If Dinesh invested for 8 months and total profit at the end of the year is rs.63000, then find profit share of Deepak.
20000
48000
25000
40000
27000
Option E
profit sharing ratio of Deepak and Dinesh=(25000*12):(50000*8)=3:4
total profit=63000
Deepak’s profit share=63000*3/7=27000