# Quantitative Aptitude: Partnership Set 17

1. Akansha, Banya, Caryl hired a taxi for Rs.1040 and used it for 7,8 and 11 hours respectively. Hire charges paid by Banya was which of the following?
Rs 320
Rs 300
Rs 450
Rs 440
Rs 475
Option A
Hire charges paid by Banya = Rs. 1040 x 8/26= Rs.320

2. 3 partners Priyanka, Queen, Rashi start a business. Twice Priyanka’s capital is equal to thrice Queen’s capital and Queen’s capital is four times Rashi’s capital. Out of a total profit of Rs.16,500 at the end of the year, Queen’ share is which of the following?
Rs 5000
Rs 5500
Rs 6000
Rs 6500
None of these
Option C
Ratio of Priyanka : Queen : Rashi = 6a : 4a : a = 6 : 4 : 1.
So, Queen’s capital = Rs. 16500 x 4/11 = Rs. 6000

3. Akansha, Brijesh and Arjun started a business. They invested Rs.80,000, Rs. 160,000 and Rs. 2,40,000 respectively. At end of the first year, Brijesh withdraws Rs. 80,000, while at the end of second year, Arjun withdraws Rs.160,000. In what ratio will the profit be shared at the end of 3 years?
3:7:5
5:4:8
3:4:7
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option C
Akansha : Brijesh : Arjun = (80000 x 36) : (160000 x 12 + 80000 x 24) :(240000 x 24 + 80000 x 12) =144 : 192 : 336

4. Srikant started a business investing Rs. 50,000 in 2000, In 2001,he invested an additional amount of Rs.20,000 and Rakesh joined him with an amount of Rs.70,000. In 2002, Srikant invested another additional amount of Rs.20,000 and Jay joined them with an amount of Rs.70,000. What will be Rakesh’s share in the profit of Rs.300,000 earned at the end of 3 years from the start of the business in 2000?
Rs 150000
Rs 300000
Rs 250000
Rs 100000
None of these
Option D
Srikant : Rakesh : Jay= (50000 x 12 + 70000 x 12 + 90000 x 12) : (70000 x 24) : (70000 x 12)

5. Akash starts business with Rs.7000 and after 5 months, Brijesh joins with Akash as his partner. After 1 year, the profit is divided in the ratio 2 : 3. What is Brijesh’s contribution in capital?
Rs 18000
Rs 15000
Rs 14000
Rs 13000
Rs 10000
Option A
Let Brijesh’s capital be Rs.Y.
=(7000 x 12) / 7x = 2/3
14y= 252000 = 18000

6. P , Q and R hire a car Rs.250 and used it for 4,3 and 2 hours respectively. Hiring charge paid by R is which of the following?
Rs 55.55
Rs 55.25
Rs 51.25
Rs 56.75
None of these
Option A

7. In a business, X and Y invested amounts in the ratio 2:3 whereas the ratio between amount invested by A and B was 4:2. If Rs 2,20,500 was their profit.How much amount did Y receive ?
Rs 110250
Rs 225400
Rs 115400
Rs 117450
None of these
Option A
X : Y= 4 : 2=Y: X = 2 : 4
X : Y = 2 : 3= 4 : 6
X: B : Y =4 : 2 : 6
Y’s share = (6/12)×2,20,500 = Rs 1,10,250

8. Krishnam and Yogesh partners in a business . Krishnam contributes 1/4th of the capital for 15 months and Yogesh received 2/3rd of the profit.Then how long Yogesh invest the money in the business ?
11 months
10 months
8 months
6 months
4 months
Option B
Let profit be x,
Yogesh profit = 2x/3
Krishnam profit = x – (2x/3) = x/3
Krishnam : Yogesh = 1 : 2

9. Priyal and Anju started a partnership business investing some amount in the ratio of 3:5. Riya joined them after six months with an amount equal to that of Anju. In what proportion should the profit at the end of one year be distributed among Priyal, Anju and Riya?
6:10:5
5:8:6
15:13:11
7:9:11
None of these
Option A

10. Anju and Queen invested Rs.16000 and Rs.12,000 in the business.At the end of 6 months Rashi joins them with an amount Rs.20,000.In what ratio annual profit is divided among them ?
8:6:5
7:5:10
8:9:2
10:11:15
None of these
Option A

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