# Quantitative Aptitude: Partnership Set 15

1. Raju and Shiva are partners in a business. Raju invests Rs. 30,000 for 8 months and shiva invests Rs.40,000 for 10 months. Out of a profit of Rs.48,000. Raju ’s share is
Rs.13,000
Rs.12,000
Rs.18,000
Rs.17,000
Rs.15,000
Option
Ratio of their shares =(30000×8):(40000×10)
= 3 : 5
Raju’s share = Rs.(48,000 ×3/8) = Rs.18,000.

2. A started a business investing Rs.35,000. B joined him after six months with an amount of Rs.52,500 and C joined them with Rs.70,000 after another six months. The amount of profit earned should be distributed in what ratio among A, B and C respectively, 3 years after A started the business?
12 : 15 : 17
11 : 15 : 16
17 : 13 : 16
12 : 15 : 16
10 : 15 : 16
Option D
A : B : C = (35,000×36) : (52,500×30) : (70,000×24)
= 12 : 15 : 16

3. Prem and Ram started a business investing Rs.80,000 and Rs.10,000 respectively. In what ratio the profit earned after 2 years be divided between Prem and Ram respectively?
7:1
13:1
12:1
8:1
10:1
Option D
Prem : Ram = 80000 : 10000
=8:1

4. Person 1 started a business by investing Rs.50,000. After six months, Person 2 joined her with a capital of Rs.80,000. After 3 years, they earned a profit of Rs.24,500. What was Person 1’s share in the profit?
Rs.15500
Rs.10500
Rs.14500
Rs.17500
Rs.13500
Option B
person 1 : person 2 = 50000 × 36 : 80000 × 30
= 3 : 4
Person 1’s share = Rs.24500 × 3 7
= Rs.10500

5. man 1 and 2 started a partnership business investing some amount in the ratio of 3 : 5. man 3 joined them after six months with an amount equal to that of man 2. In what proportion should the profit at the end of one year be distributed amount 1, 2 and 3?
36 : 60 : 30
26 : 60 : 30
46 : 60 : 40
6 : 60 : 30
18 : 60 : 30
Option A
Let the initial investments of 1 and 2 be 3x and 5x.
1: 2 : 3 =(3x ×12):(5x ×12):(5x×6) = 36 : 60 : 30

6. A and B started a business investing Rs.20,000 and Rs.35,000 respectively. Out of a total profit of Rs.11,000. B’s share is
Rs.7,000
Rs.6,000
Rs.5,000
Rs.8,000
Rs.9,000
Option A
Ratio of their shares = 20,000 : 35000 =4 : 7
B’s share = Rs.(11,000×7/11) = Rs.7,000

7. Kushal started a business investing Rs.18000. After five months, Sanjay joined with a capital of Rs.16000. If at the end of the year, they earn a profit of Rs.13,940, then what will be the shares of Sanjay in the profit?
Rs.5,760
Rs.6,760
Rs.4,760
Rs.9,760
Rs.8,760
Option C
Kushal : Sanjay =(18000×12):(16000 ×7) = 108 : 56 = 27 : 14
Sanjay’s share = Rs.(13,940 ×14/41) =Rs.4,760.

8. Mano, Praju and Aamin invested Rs.8000, Rs.4000 and Rs.8000 respectively in a business. Aamin left after six months .If after eight months, there was a gain of Rs.8010, then what will be the share of Praju?
Rs.890
Rs.800
Rs.750
Rs.1780
Rs.900
Option D
Murugan : Prasanna : Arun =(8000×6):(4000×8):(8000×8)
= 48 : 32 : 64 = 3 : 2 : 4
Kamal’s share = Rs.8010×2/9) = Rs.1780

9. A, B and C enter into a partnership. They invest Rs.20,000, Rs.40,000 and Rs.60,000 respectively. At the end of the first year, B withdraws Rs.20,000 while at the end of the second year, C withdraws Rs.40,000. In what ratio will the profit be shared at the end of 3 years?
3 : 4 : 7
3 : 5 : 7
3 : 6 : 7
5 : 4 : 7
8 : 4 : 7
Option A
A : B: C =(20000×36) : (40000×12+20000×24) : (60000×24+20000×12)
= 3 : 4 : 7

10. Ankitha starts a business with Rs.3500 and after 5 months, Bindhu joins with Ankitha as his partner. After a year, the profit is divided in the ratio 2 : 3. What is Bindhu’s contribution in the capital?
10000
12000
15000
16000
9000
Option E
Let B’s capital be Rs.x.
Then, 3500×12 ⁄ 7x=2⁄3
3500×12×3=2×7x
‹=›14x = 126000
x = 9000