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A starts a business with a capital of Rs 1200. B and C join with investments after 3 and 6 months, respectively. If at the end of the year, the profit is divided in the ratio 2:3:5, what is B's investment in the business?

A
Rs 2400
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Rs 1800
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C
Rs 3600
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D
Rs 6000
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None of the above
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Solution

The correct option is A Rs 2400
Profit ratio of A, B and C is
(1200×12):(x×9):(y×6)=2:3:5
1200×122=9x3
x=Rs 2400

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