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# Kamal started a business investing Rs.9000. After five months, Sameer joined with a capital of Rs.8000. If at the end of the year, they earn a profit of Rs.6970, then what will be the share of Sameer in the profit?

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Rs.2370
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Rs.2380
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Rs.2390
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Rs.2280
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Solution

## The correct option is B Rs.2380Now as per question, Kamal invested for 12 months and Sameer invested for 7 months.So, Kamal:Sameer=(9000×12):(8000×7)=108.56=27:14Sameer ratio in profit will be =6970×1441=Rs.2380

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