Partnership MCQ Questions & Answers

Partnership MCQs : This section focuses on the "Partnership". These Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) should be practiced to improve the Partnership skills required for various interviews (campus interview, walk-in interview, company interview), placement, entrance exam and other competitive examinations.

Question 1

Rs. 490 is divided among A, B and C such that A's share is half that of B's and thrice that of C's. What is C's share?

A. Rs.49

B. Rs.147

C. Rs.294

D. Rs.245

Question 2

3 brothers divided Rs. 1620 among them in such a way that the share of second is equal to 5/13 of share of other two, combined. What is the share of the second one?

A. Rs. 1170

B. Rs. 450

C. Rs. 540

D. Rs. 500

Question 3

A, B and C invest in a business in the ratio 4 : 5 : 7. C is a sleeping partner, so his share of profits will be half of what it would have been if he were a working partner. If they make Rs 36,000 profit of which 25% is reinvested in the business, how much does B get (in Rs)?

A. 7560

B. 10800

C. 8640

D. 9200

Question 4

Rajeev start a business with Rs. 10000, Deepu joins him after 2 month with 20% more investment than Rajeev, after 2 month Shakti joins him with 40% less than Deepu. If the profit earned by them at the end of the year is equal to the twice of the difference between investment of Rajeev and ten times the investment of Shakti. Find the profit of Rajeev ?

A. 50000

B. 48000

C. 38000

D. 40000

Question 5

A, B and C enter into a partnership with a capital in which A's contribution is Rs. 10,000. If out of a total profit of Rs. 1000, A gets Rs. 500 and B gets Rs. 300, then C's capital is :

A. 4000

B. 5000

C. 6000

D. 7000

Question 6

Tarun and Tapan started a partnership with investments of Rs.13,000 and Rs.19,500 respectively, however due to a financial emergency Tapan had to withdraw his investment after 8 months. In what ratio should the profit of the first 12 months be shared among the duo?

A. 1 : 2

B. 1 : 1

C. 3 : 2

D. 2 : 3

Question 7

Rs 3200 is divided among A, B and C in the ratio of 3 : 5 : 8 respectively. What is the difference (in Rs) between the share of B and C?

A. 400

B. 600

C. 800

D. 900

Question 8

A and B invests Rs.10000 each, A investing for 8 months and B investing for all the 12 months in the year. If the total profit at the end of the year is Rs.25000, find their shares?

A. 10000 and 15000

B. 15000 and 10000

C. 5000 and 20000

D. 20000 and 5000

Question 9

Rs.1500 is divided into two parts such that if one part is invested at 6% and the other at 5% the whole annual interest from both the sum is Rs.85. How much was lent at 5% ?

A. 500

B. 600

C. 450

D. 550

Question 10

S, T and U started a business by investing Rs 4200, Rs 6300 and Rs 8400 respectively. S left the business after 3 months, T left 6 months after the business had started and U remained in the business till one year. At the end of one year the total profit is Rs 6000. What is the U’s share (in Rs) in the profit?

A. 4200

B. 3200

C. 4000

D. 3600

Question 11

Sunil and Gopal are partners in a business. Sunil invests Rs.20,000 for 9 months and Gopal invests Rs. 30,000 for 12 months. Find the share of Sunil from the total profit of Rs. 60,000.

A. Rs.15000

B. Rs.18000

C. Rs.25000

D. Rs.20000

Question 12

A sum of Rs 2489 is divided among A, B and C such that if Rs 12, Rs 12 and Rs 5 be diminish from the shares of A, B and C respectively, then theirshares will be in the ratio of 5 : 3 : 4. What is the new share (in Rs) of C?

A. 750

B. 1060

C. 1475

D. 820

Question 13

A sum of Rs. 4,300 is distributed among M, N and O, such that M receives 25% more than N and N receives 25% less than O. What is O’s share in the amount?

A. 1564

B. 1600

C. 1632

D. 1714

Question 14

Two persons A and B invested in a business with 115000and 75000 rupees respectively. They agree that 40% of theprofit should be divided equally among them and rest isdivided between them according to their investment. If Agot 500 rupee more than B, then the total profit is

A. 3599.34

B. 699.34

C. 3958.34

D. 999.34

Question 15

A and B started a business investing the money in ratio 4:6, after 6 months B withdraw his investment and C joins him with twice the amount of B. At the end of the year total profit is Rs.3315. Find share of C ?

A. Rs. 450

B. Rs. 1020

C. Rs. 765

D. Rs. 1530

Question 16

A certain amount is divided among P, Q and R in the ratio of 3 : 7 : 6 respectively. If the difference between share of P and Q is Rs. 2700, what is R's share?

A. Rs. 4050

B. Rs. 2121

C. Rs. 5040

D. Rs. 3550

Question 17

Rs 60500 is divided among A, B and C such that A receives 2/9 as much as B and C together and B receives 3/7 of as much as A and C together. What is the share of C (in Rs)?

A. 29850

B. 30120

C. 31350

D. 37250

Question 18

Two businessmen A and B invest in a business in the ratio 5 : 8. They decided to reinvest 30% of the profit they earned back into the business. The remaining profit they distributed amongst themselves. If A's share of the profit was Rs 87,500 then how much profit (in Rs) did the business make?

A. 227000

B. 250000

C. 375000

D. 325000

Question 19

A began a business with Rs. 85,000. He was joined afterwards by B with Ks. 42,500. For how much period does B join, if the profits at the end of the year are divided in the ratio of 3 : 1 ?

A. 4 months

B. 5 months

C. 6 months

D. 8 months

Question 20

X starts a business with Rs 80000. After 6 months Y joins X with Rs 100000. After 2 years, what will be the ratio of profit of X and Y?

A. 16 : 15

B. 4 : 5

C. 8 : 9

D. 14 : 15

Question 21

A, B, C subscribe Rs. 50,000 for a business. A subscribes Rs. 4000 more than B and B Rs. 5000 more than C. Out of a total profit of Rs. 35,000, A receives:

A. Rs. 8400

B. Rs. 11,900

C. Rs. 13,600

D. Rs. 14,700

Question 22

A and B start an enterprise together, with A as active partner. A invests Rs 4000 and Rs 2000 more after 8 months. B invests Rs 5000 and withdraws Rs 2000 after 9 months. Being the active partner, A takes Rs 100 per month as allowance, from the profit. What is the share of B if the profit for the year is Rs 6700?

A. Rs 3350

B. Rs 3250

C. Rs 2700

D. Rs 2800

Question 23

Rs.1200 divided among P, Q and R. P gets half of the total amount received by Q and R. Q gets one-third of the total amount received by P and R. Find the amount received by R ?

A. Rs. 1100

B. Rs. 500

C. Rs. 1200

D. Rs. 700

Question 24

A started a business with the capital of Rs 1800. After 4 months B joined with Rs 3600. 6 months after the business started C joined with Rs 1200.If the total profit earned at the end of the year is Rs 1760, then what is the share (in Rs) of A?

A. 540

B. 660

C. 840

D. 720

Question 25

A, B and C enter into a partnership in the ratio 7/2 : 4/3 : 6/5 . After 4 months, A increases his share 50%. If the total profit at the end of one year be Rs. 21,600, then B's share in the profit is:

A. Rs. 2100

B. Rs. 2400

C. Rs. 3600

D. Rs. 4000

Question 26

A and B started a partnership business investing some amount in the ratio of 3 : 5. C joined then after six months with an amount equal to that of B. In what proportion should the profit at the end of one year be distributed among A, B and C?

A. 3 : 5 : 2

B. 3 : 5 : 5

C. 6 : 10 : 5

D. Data inadequate

Question 27

If 4 (A's capital) = 6 (B's capital) = 10 (C's capital), then out of a profit of Rs. 4650, C will receive ____

A. Rs.700

B. Rs.800

C. Rs.900

D. Rs.1000

Question 28

A and B invest in a business in the ratio 4 : 5. After 10 months B leaves the business after withdrawing his investment. In the first year the business made a profit of Rs 49,000. What is B's share (in Rs) of this profit?

A. 25000

B. 20000

C. 18000

D. 22000

Question 29

P started a business by the investing Rs 35000 and Q joined him after one year with an amount of Rs 21000. After two years from the starting of the business, they earned profit of Rs 26000. What will be the P’s share (in Rs) in the profit?

A. 15000

B. 18000

C. 20000

D. 16000

Question 30

Three partners shared the profit in a business in the ratio 5 : 7 : 8. They had partnered for 14 months, 8 months and 7 months respectively. What was the ratio of their investments?

A. 5 : 7 : 8

B. 20 : 49 : 64

C. 38 : 28 : 21

D. None of these

Question 31

A, B and C invested amounts in the ratio 3 : 4 : 5 respectively. If the schemes offered compound interest at the rate of 20% per annum, 15% per annum and 10% per annum respectively, then what will be the ratio of their amounts after 1 year?

A. 3 : 15 : 25

B. 6 : 6 : 5

C. 36 : 46 : 55

D. 12 : 23 : 11

Question 32

k, l, m together started a business. k invested Rs.6000 for 5 months l invested Rs.3600 for 6 months and m Rs.7500 for 3 months. If they get a total profit of Rs.7410. Find the share of l ?

A. Rs. 1640

B. Rs. 2500

C. Rs. 2160

D. Rs. 3000

Question 33

The ratio of investments of two partners A and B is 7:5 and the ratio of their profits is 7:10. If A invested the money for 5 months, find for how much time did B invest the money ?

A. 11 months

B. 9 months

C. 7 months

D. 10 months

Question 34

A sum of Rs 3170 is divided among X, Y and Z such that if Rs 13, Rs 12 and Rs 18 will be diminished from the shares of X, Y and Z respectively, then their shares will be in the ratio 20 : 18 : 21. What is the initial share (in Rs) of Z?

A. 1131

B. 1530

C. 910

D. 1350

Question 35

A and B entered in a business by making investment of Rs. 4000 & Rs. 5500 respectively. After six months A & B withdrew Rs. 1000 and Rs. 1500 respectively and C joined them with capital of Rs. 4x. If after one year and three months C received Rs. 2250 as profit share out of total profit of Rs. 12250, then find investment of C?

A. Rs. 3600

B. Rs. 3200

C. Rs. 4400

D. Rs. 3000

Question 36

A man who recently died left a sum of Rs. 3,90,000 to be divided among his wife, five sons and four daughters. He directed that each son should receive 3 times as much as each daughter receives and that each daughter receives and that each daughter should receive twice as much as their mother receives. What was the wife’s share?

A. Rs. 14,000

B. Rs. 12,000

C. Rs. 10,000

D. Rs. 9,000

Question 37

A, B and C invest in a business in the ratio 3 : 6 : 5. A and C are working partners. Only B is a sleeping partner hence his share will be 3/4th of what it would have been if he were a working partner. If they make Rs 50,000 profit, half of which is reinvested in the business and the other half is distributed between the partners, then how much does C get (in Rs)?

A. 20000

B. 6000

C. 10000

D. 9000

Question 38

A, B and C received an amount of Rs 8400 and distributed among themselves in the ratio of 6 : 8 : 7 respectively. If they save in the ratio of 3 : 2 : 4 respectively and B saves Rs 400, then what is the ratio of the expenditures of A, B and C respectively?

A. 6 : 8 : 7

B. 8 : 6 : 7

C. 9 : 14 : 10

D. 12 : 7 : 9

Question 39

Three friends had dinner at a restaurant. When the bill was received, Akshitha paid 2/3 as much as Veena paid and Veena paid 1/2 as much as Lasya paid. What fraction of the bill did Veena pay ?

A. 11/3

B. 2/13

C. 3/11

D. 13/4

Question 40

U and V started a business by investing amounts Rs 184000 and Rs 224000 respectively. If U’s share in the profit received at the end of year is Rs 20700, then what will be the total profit (in Rs)earned by them together?

A. 43200

B. 45900

C. 52300

D. 56400

Question 41

A began a business with Rs. 85,000. He was joined afterwards by B with Rs. 42,500. For how much period does B join, if the profits at the end of the year are divided in the ratio of 3 : 1?

A. 4 months

B. 5 months

C. 6 months

D. 8 months

Question 42

A starts a cement trading business by investing Rs 5 lakhs. After 2 months, B joins the business by investing Rs 10 lakhs and then 4 months after B joined C too joins them by investing Rs 20 lakhs. 1 year after A started the business they make Rs 3,50,000 in profit. What is B's share of the profit (in Rs)?

A. 75000

B. 1,25,000

C. 1,50,000

D. 1,00,000

Question 43

Rahul, Anurag and Vivek started a business together. In what proportion would the annual profit be distributed among them? I. Rahul got one-fourth of the profit. II. Rahul and Vivek contributed 75% of the total investment.

A. I alone sufficient while II alone not sufficient to answer

B. Either I or II alone sufficient to answer

C. Both I and II are not sufficient to answer

D. Both I and II are necessary to answer

Question 44

Aman started a business investing Rs. 70,000. Rakhi joined him after six months with an amount of Rs. 1,05,000 and Sagar joined them with Rs. 1.4 lakhs after another six months. The amount of profit earned should be distributed in what ratio among Aman, Rakhi and Sagar respectively, 3 years after Aman started the business ?

A. 11 : 13 : 15

B. 11 : 13 : 17

C. 12 : 17 : 18

D. 12 : 15 :16

Question 45

Madhu started a business and he invested in 76000, After some month, Amar came to join with him and invest 57000.The end of the year the total profit was divided among them into ratio form 2 : 1.Find after how many months Amar join.

A. 7 months

B. 8 months

C. 3 months

D. 4 months

Question 46

A starts business with Rs. 3500 and after 5 months, B joins with A as his partner. After a year, the profit is divided in the ratio 2 : 3. What is B's contribution in the capital?

A. Rs. 7500

B. Rs. 8000

C. Rs. 8500

D. Rs. 9000

Question 47

A and B started a business after investing Rs. 12,000 and Rs. 14,400 respectively. At the end of the year B gets 12% of the total profit as management fees and the rest amount is distributed between both the partners in the ratio of their investments. If total annual profit is Rs. 7,500, then find the difference between their profits.

A. Rs. 1250

B. Rs. 600

C. Rs. 900

D. Rs. 1500

Question 48

A began a business with Rs. 85000. He was joined afterwards by B with Rs. 42,500. For how much perod does B join, if the profits at the end of the year are divided in the ratio of 3:1 ?

A. 8 months

B. 6 months

C. 7 months

D. 9 months

Question 49

Arun and Varun started business in partnership investing Rs. 20,000 and Rs. 15,000 respectively. After six months, Akhil joined them with Rs. 20,000. What will be Varun's share in the total profit of Rs. 25,000 earned at the end of 2 years from the starting of the business ?

A. Rs. 7500

B. Rs. 4520

C. Rs. 8750

D. Rs. 6350

Question 50

Rs. 700 is divided among A, B, C so that A receives half as much as B and B half as much as C. Then C's share is

A. Rs 200

B. Rs 300

C. Rs 400

D. Rs 500

Question 51

Dileep started a business with a capital of Rs. 8000. After six months, Narender joined him with some investment. If at the end of the year each of them gets equal amount as profit, how much did Narender invest in the business?

A. 24000

B. 16000

C. 12000

D. 32000

Question 52

Two partners M and N buy a car. M pays his share of 3/7th of the total cost of the car. M pays Rs. 31,540 less than N. What is the cost of the car?

A. Rs. 2,32,680

B. Rs. 2,03,175

C. Rs. 2,20,780

D. Rs. 1,85,780

Question 53

Rohith started a business by investing Rs. 3600. After somedays, Puneeth joined him by investing Rs. 2400. At the end of one year, the profit was divided in the ratio 2 : 1. After how many months did Puneeth join the business?

A. 2 months

B. 2.5 months

C. 3 months

D. 3.5 months

Question 54

Three friends, P, Q and R started a partnership business investing money in the ratio of 5 : 4 : 2 respectively for a period of 3 years. What is the amount received by P as his share profit? I. Total amount invested in the business in Rs. 22,000. II. Profit earned at the end of 3 years is of the total investment. III. The average amount of profit earned per year is Rs. 2750.

A. I or II or III

B. Either III only, or I and II together

C. Any two of the three

D. All I, II and III are required.

Question 55

Profit of Rs 135200 has to be divided among three partners Aashay, Bhairav and Chetan in the ratio 4:3:6. How much Rs. does Chetan get?

A. 31200

B. 41600

C. 62400

D. 93600

Question 56

Mohan invested Rs. 100000 in a garment business. After few months, Sohan joined him with Rs. 40000. At the end of the year, the total profit was divided between them in ratio 3 : 1. After how many months did Sohan join the business?

A. 3

B. 2

C. 4

D. 5

Question 57

Arun, Kamal and Vinay invested Rs. 8000, Rs. 4000 and Rs. 8000 respectively in a business. Arun left after six months. If after eight months, there was a gain of Rs. 4005, then what will be the share of Kamal?

A. Rs. 890

B. Rs. 1335

C. Rs. 1602

D. Rs. 1780

Question 58

Sandeep got Rs. 6000 as his share out of the total profit of Rs. 9000 which he and Saketh earned at the end of one year. If Sandeep invested Rs. 20000 for 6 months, whereas Saketh invested his amount for the whole year, the amount invested by Saketh?

A. Rs. 5000

B. Rs. 6200

C. Rs. 8100

D. R. 7600

Question 59

A and B invest in a business in the ratio 3 : 2. If 5% of the total profit goes to charity and A's share is Rs. 855, the total profit is :

A. 500

B. 1000

C. 1500

D. 2000

Question 60

A, B, C and D enter into partnership. A subscribes 1/3 of the capital B 1/4, C 1/5 and D the rest. How much share did A get in a profit of Rs.2490 ?

A. Rs. 820

B. Rs. 830

C. Rs. 840

D. Rs. 850

Question 61

K and L start a business jointly. K invests Rs.16000 for 8 months and L remains in the business for 4 months. Out of the total profit L claims 2/7th share. How much money is contributed by L?

A. Rs. 13,204

B. Rs. 14,521

C. Rs. 12,800

D. Rs. 15,000

Question 62

Aman started a business investing Rs. 70,000. Rakhi joined him after six months with an amount of Rs.. 1,05,000 and Sagar joined them with Rs. 1.4 lakhs after another six months. The amount of profit earned should be distributed in what ratio among Aman, Rakhi and Sagar respectively, 3 years after Aman started the business?

A. 7 : 6 : 10

B. 12 : 15 : 16

C. 42 : 45 : 56

D. Cannot be determined

Question 63

Ravi and Ramu are partners in a business.Ravi contributes 1/6 of the capital for 16 months and Ramu received 2/3 of the profit. For how long Ramu's money was used ?

A. 11 months

B. 10 months

C. 9 months

D. 8 months

Question 64

R enter into a partnership in the ratio 2 : 3 : 5 . After 2 months, P increases his share 20% and Q by 10%. If the total profit at the end of one year is Rs 1,90,500, what amount will 'R' receive at the end of year as share in profit ?

A. Rs. 90500

B. Rs. 87500

C. Rs. 88900

D. Rs. 90000

Question 65

Reena and Shaloo are partners in a business, Reena invests Rs, 35,000 for 8 months and Shaloo invests Rs. 42,000 for 10 months, out of a profit of Rs. 31,570, Reena's share is :

A. 12628

B. 18245

C. 11235

D. 10253

Question 66

The central Government granted a certain sum towards flood relief to 3 states A, B and C in the ratio 2 : 3 : 4. If C gets Rs. 400 Crores more than A, what is the share of B?

A. Rs. 400 crore

B. Rs. 200 crore

C. Rs. 600 crore

D. Rs. 300 crore

Question 67

A, B and C started a company where their initial investments was in the ratio of 2:3:4. At the end of 6 months, A invested an amount such that his total capital became equal to B's initial capital investment. If the annual profit of B is Rs. 3000 then what is the total profit of the company ?

A. Rs. 9500

B. Rs. 10600

C. Rs. 7500

D. Rs. 8900

Question 68

A, B & C started a business and invested in the ratio 7:6:5. Next Year, they increased their investment by 25%, 20% and 15%, respectively. In what ratio should profit earned only during 2ndyear be distributed?

A. 155:144:175

B. 155:124:95

C. 135:147:152

D. 175:144:115

Question 69

Vishal and Raghu jointly started a business. Vishal invested three times as Raghu did and invested his money for double time as compared to Raghu. Raghu earned Rs. 4000. If the gain is proportional to the money invested and the time for which the money is invested then the total gain was ?

A. Rs. 28,000

B. Rs. 18,000

C. Rs. 14,000

D. Rs. 8,000

Question 70

A, B and C enter into a partnership. They invest Rs. 40,000, Rs. 80,000 and Rs. 1,20,000 respectively. At the end of the first year, B withdraws Rs. 40,000, while at the end of the second year, C withdraws Rs. 80,000. In what ratio will the profit be shared at the end of 3 years ?

A. 2 : 3 : 5

B. 3 : 4 : 7

C. 5 : 6 : 4

D. 1 : 3 : 5

Question 71

A, B and C enter into a partnership and their shares are in the ratio 1/2 : 1/3 : 1/4. After 2 months, A withdraws half of his capital and after 10 months, a profit of Rs. 378 is divided among them. What is B's share ?

A. 144

B. 169

C. 225

D. 339

Question 72

Karan started a business investing Rs 29000. After five months, Satish joined with a capital of Rs 18000. If at the end of the year, they earn a profit of Rs. 16970, then what will be the share of Satish in the profit ?

A. Rs. 5422

B. Rs. 5489

C. Rs. 4511

D. Rs. 6145

Question 73

Two persons K and L enter into a business by investing their sum in the ratio of 7 : 9. After 7 months, L leaves the business. After eleven month, if total profit is Rs. 2460, what is the profit share of L (in Rs)?

A. Rs, 1109

B. Rs. 1107

C. Rs. 1111

D. Rs. 1113

Question 74

A and B entered into partnership with capitals in the ratio 4 : 5. After 3 months, A withdrew 1/4 of his capital and B withdrew 1/5 of his capital. The gain at the end of 10 months was Rs. 760. A's share in this profit is:

A. Rs. 330

B. Rs. 360

C. Rs. 380

D. Rs. 430

Question 75

A and B start a business jointly. A invests Rs. 16,000 for 8 months and B remains in the business for 4 months, Out of total profit, B claims - of the profit. How much money was contributed by B ?

A. 12000

B. 12800

C. 13000

D. 14500

Question 76

A and B start a business, with A investing the total capital of Rs.50000, on the condition that B pays A interest @ 10% per annum on his half of the capital. A is a working partner and receives Rs.1500 per month from the total profit and any profit remaining is equally shared by both of them. At the end of the year, it was found that the income of A is twice that of B. Find the total profit for the year?

A. Rs. 39000

B. Rs. 49000

C. Rs. 59000

D. Rs. 69000

Question 77

Three partners A, B and C share profit such that three times the share of A is equal to two times the share of B and equal to 12 times the share of C. What is the ratio of the profits of A, B and C respectively?

A. 3 : 2 : 12

B. 12 : 2 : 3

C. 4 : 6 : 1

D. 1 : 6 : 4

Question 78

Simran started a software business by investing Rs. 50,000. After six months, Nanda joined her with a capital of Rs. 80,000. After 3 years, they earned a profit of Rs. 24,500. What was Simran's share in the profit ?

A. 12421

B. 9423

C. 11600

D. 10500

Question 79

P and Q invested some money in a business in the ratio of 4 : 7 respectively. After 6 months P withdraws his capital. If they receive profits in the ratio of 4 :21, then for how many months did Q invest in the business?

A. 12

B. 15

C. 18

D. 21

Question 80

Two partners invest Rs 12500 and Rs 8500 respectively in a business and agree that 60% of the profit should be divided equally between them and the remaining profit is to be treated as interest on capital. If one partner gets Rs 240 more than the other, find the total profit made in the business.

A. 3250

B. 4050

C. 3550

D. 3150

Question 81

A, B and C jointly thought of engaging themselves in a business venture. It was agreed that A would invest Rs. 6500 for 6 months, B, Rs. 8400 for 5 months and C, Rs. 10,000 for 3 months. A wants to be the working member for which, he was to receive 5% of the profits. The profit earned was Rs. 7400. Calculate the share of B in the profit.

A. Rs. 1900

B. Rs. 2660

C. Rs. 2800

D. Rs. 2840

Question 82

What is R's share of profit in a joit venture? I. Q started business investing Rs. 80,000. II. R joined him after 3 months. III. P joined after 4 months with a capital of Rs. 1,20,000 and got Rs. 6000 as his share profit.

A. Only I and II

B. Only I and III

C. Even with all I, II and III, the answer cannot be arrived at

D. All I, II and III

Question 83

A and B started a business jointly A's investment was thrice the investment of B and the period of his investment was two times the period of investment of B. If B received Rs. 4000 as profit, then their total profit is :

A. 22000

B. 28000

C. 32000

D. 36000

Question 84

C and D started a business by investing Rs 4000 and Rs 5000 respectively. After 3 months, C withdraws Rs 1000 while D invest Rs 1000 more after 6 months of the starting of business. At the end of the year C’s share is Rs 3900. What will be the total profit (in Rs) at the end of year?

A. 7800

B. 10500

C. 8400

D. 12200

Question 85

A, B, C hired a car for Rs. 520 and used it for 7, 8 and 11 hours respectively. Hire charges paid by B were :

A. 150

B. 160

C. 170

D. 180

Question 86

Tapan, Ravi and Trisha shared a cake. Tapan had 1/4 of it, Trisha had 2/3 of it and Ravi had the rest. What was Ravi's share of the cake?

A. 4/7

B. 1/12

C. 1/6

D. 2/6

Question 87

A sum of Rs. 427 is to be divided among A, B and C in such a way that 3 times A’s share, 4 times B’s share and 7 times C’s share are all equal. The share of C is ?

A. 64

B. 76

C. 84

D. 98

Question 88

Rushi and Arun are two business partners. They invest their capital in the ratio 7 : 9. After 6 months, a third person Ram joins them with a capital of two third of that of Arun. After a year, profit share of Rushi was Rs. 5600, then find total profit?

A. 26250

B. 19200

C. 18,650,

D. 15200

Question 89

Anand and Deepak started a business investing Rs. 22,500 and Rs. 35,000 respectively. Out of a total profit of Rs. 13,800, Deepak's share is :

A. 8400

B. 8200

C. 8100

D. 8000

Question 90

A,B and C together start a business. Three times the investment of A equals four times the Investment of B and the Capital of B is twice that of C. The ratio of share of each in the profit.

A. 8:3:6

B. 3:8:6

C. 3:6:8

D. 8:6:3

Question 91

A, B and C started a business where their initial capital was in the ratio of 2:3:4. At the end of 6 months, A invested an amount such that his total capital became equal to C's initial capital investment. If the annual profit of B is Rs. 3000 then what is the total profit ?

A. Rs. 8,640

B. Rs. 9,850

C. Rs. 10,000

D. Rs. 11,220

Question 92

A,B and C enter into a partnership in the ratio 72:43:65. After 4 months, A increases his share by 50%. If the total profit at the end of one year be Rs. 21600, then B's share in the profit is :

A. Rs. 4000

B. Rs. 6000

C. Rs. 9000

D. Rs. 3000

Question 93

Three milkmen rented a pasture. A grazed 24 cows for 4 months; B 10 cows for 6 months; C 56 cows for 5 months. If A's share of rent is Rs. 960, find the total rent of the field?

A. 4530

B. 4440

C. 4360

D. 4280

Question 94

Rs. 2018 are to be divided among P, Q and R in such a way that if P gets Rs. 5 then Q must get Rs. 12 and if Q gets Rs. 4 then R must get Rs. 5.50. The share of R will exceed that of Q by

A. Rs. 127

B. Rs. 271

C. Rs. 721

D. Rs. 217

Question 95

Munna and Chinna are partners in a firm out of which Munna is sleeping partner and Chinna is working partner. Munna invests Rs. 1,40,000 and Chinna invests Rs. 80,000. Chinna receives 14.5% of profit for managing the business and the rest is shared between both in ratio of their investments. Munna's share in the profit of Rs. 19600 is ?

A. Rs. 9580.25

B. Rs. 10600

C. Rs. 10664.15

D. Rs. 11060.48

Question 96

A and B invest in a business in the ratio 3 : 2. If 5% of the total profit goes to charity and A's share is Rs. 855, the total profit is:

A. Rs. 1425

B. Rs. 1500

C. Rs. 1537.50

D. Rs. 1576

Question 97

A, B and C enter into a partnership, investing Rs. 6000. A invests Rs. 1000 and B and C invests in the ratio of 2:3. Find the profit of C, when the annual profit is Rs. 2400

A. Rs.600

B. Rs.1200

C. Rs.1800

D. Rs.1950

Question 98

X and Y invested in a business. They earned some profit which they divided in the ratio of 2 : 3. If X invested Rs. 40,000, the amount invested by Y is :

A. 20000

B. 40000

C. 60000

D. 80000

Question 99

A man has 3 sons, 2 daughters and a wife. They divided a sum of Rs 19000 among themselves such that each daughter got 1.5 times the amount received by each son and his wife received 600 less than each son. What is the total amount (in Rs) received by the 3 sons together?

A. 2800

B. 3600

C. 5600

D. 8400

Question 100

A and B started a partnership business investing in the ratio of 3 : 8. C joined them after 4 months with an amount equal to 3/4th of B. What was their profit (in Rs) at the end of the year if C got Rs 24,000 as his share?

A. 120000

B. 150000

C. 90000

D. 180000

Question 101

A and B are partners in a business. A contributes 1/4 of the capital for 15 months and B received 2/3 of the profit. For how long B's money was used ?

A. 3 months

B. 6 months

C. 10 months

D. 12 months

Question 102

In a business, A and C invested amounts in the ratio 2:1, whereas the ratio between amounts invested by A and B was 3:2. If Rs. 1,57,300 was their profit, how much amount did B receive ?

A. 48400

B. 54200

C. 64000

D. 74000

Question 103

A and B entered into a partnership investing Rs. 13,000 and Rs. 12,000 respectively.After 3 months, A withdrew Rs. 5000 while B invested Rs. 5000 more, After 3 more months, C joins the business with a capital of Rs. 21,000, The share of B exceeds that of C, out of a total profit of Rs. 26,400 after one year by

A. 3500

B. 3600

C. 3700

D. 3800

Question 104

Arun, Bharat and Chari started a business in a partnership with investment of Rs 12000, Rs 26000 and Rs 32000 respectively. After 4 months Arun leaves. After 6 months Bharat leaves and Arun joins with an amount equal to his earlier investment. After 10 months, Chari leaves and Bharat joins with his prior investment. At the end of the year they earn a profit of Rs 53622. Find the share of chari in the annual profit?

A. 16547

B. 17212

C. 14875

D. 27848

Question 105

A sum of Rs 15525 is divided among Sunil, Anil and Jamil such that if Rs 22, Rs 35 and Rs 48 be diminished from their shares respectively, their remaining sums shall be in the ratio 7:10:13. What would have been the ratio of their sums if Rs 16, Rs 77 and Rs 37 respectively were added to their original shares?

A. 9:13:17

B. 18:26:35

C. 36:52:67

D. None of these

Question 106

Three partners shared the profit in a business in the ratio 4:6:8. They had partnered for 12 months, 8 months and 6 months respectively. What was the ratio of their investments?

A. 4:6:8

B. 4:7:8

C. 4:8:16

D. 4:9:16

Question 107

If 6 (P's Capital ) = 8 ( Q's Capital ) = 12 ( R's Capital ) , then out of the total profit of Rs 4650 , R will receive ?

A. Rs. 1033.33

B. Rs. 1024

C. Rs. 1148.14

D. Rs. 1245.32

Question 108

A's income is Rs 140 more than B's income and C's income is Rs 80 more than D's. If the ratio of A's and C's income is 2:3 and the ratio of B's and D's income is 1:2, then the incomes of A, B, C and D are respectively

A. Rs 260, Rs 120, Rs 320 and Rs 240

B. Rs 300, Rs 160, Rs 600 and Rs 520

C. Rs 400, Rs 260, Rs 600 and Rs 520

D. Rs 320, Rs 180, Rs 480 and Rs 360

Question 109

P and Q started a business investing Rs, 85,000 and Rs. 15,000 respectively. In what ratio the profit named after 2 years bo divided between P and Q respectively ?

A. 17:23

B. 17:3

C. 17:33

D. 3:4

Question 110

Kishlay travelled equal distances at speeds of 10 kmph, 30kmph and 2 kmph and took a total time of 38 min. Find the total distance in kms.

A. 2

B. 3

C. 1

D. 4

Question 111

Profit of Rs 1,03,500 has to be divided between three partners A, B and C in the ratio 11:7:5. How much amount (in Rs) does B get?

A. 22500

B. 49500

C. 50500

D. 31500

Question 112

Divide Rs.118000 among three persons A, B and C such that the ratio of the shares of A and B is 3:4 and that of B:C is 5:6 ?

A. A = 48000 B = 40000 C = 30000

B. A = 30000 B = 40000 C = 48000

C. A = 30000 B = 48000 C = 40000

D. A = 40000 B = 48000 C = 30000

Question 113

Sekar started a business investing Rs.25,000 in 1999. In 2000, he invested an additional amount of Rs. 10,000 and Rajeev joined him with an amount of Rs. 35,000. In 2001, Sekar invested another additional amount of Rs.10,000 and Jatin joined them with an amount of Rs.35,000. What will be Rajeev's share in the profit of Rs.1,50,000 earned at the end of 3 years from the start of the business in 1999?

A. Rs. 45,000

B. Rs. 50,000

C. Rs. 70,000

D. Rs. 75,000

Question 114

Vishal invested 10% more than Trishul. Trishul invested 10% less than Raghu. If the total sum of their investments is Rs. 5780, how much amount did Raghu invest ?

A. Rs.2010

B. Rs.2200

C. Rs.2000

D. Rs.2100

Question 115

K and L start a business jointly. L invests Rs.16000 for 8 months and L remains in the business for 4 months. Out of the total profit B claims 2/7th share. How much money is contributed by B ?

A. Rs. 9040

B. Rs. 10,400

C. Rs. 12,800

D. Rs. 6350

Question 116

Rs. 50000 is divided into two parts One part is given to a person with 10% interest and another part is given to a person with 20 % interest. At the end of first year he gets profit 7000 Find money given by 10% ?

A. Rs. 20,000

B. Rs. 10,000

C. Rs. 30,000

D. Rs. 40,000

Question 117

Simran started a software business by investing Rs. 50,000. After six months, Nanda joined her with a capital of Rs. 80,000. After 3 years, they earned a profit of Rs. 24,500. What was Simran's share in the profit?

A. Rs. 9,423

B. Rs. 10,250

C. Rs. 12,500

D. Rs. 10,500

Question 118

Umar and Avinash started a partnership with investments of Rs. 10000 and Rs. 15000, respectively. But due to a financial emergency the latter had to withdraw his investment after 8 months. In what ratio should the profit of the first twelve months be shared among the duo?

A. 3:2

B. 2:3

C. 1:2

D. 1:1

Question 119

A and B started a partnership business investing some amount in the ratio of 5 : 6. C joined then after 6 months with an amount equal to 2/3rd of B. What was their profit (in Rs) at the end of the year if C got Rs 21,600 as his share?

A. 46800

B. 56160

C. 70200

D. 1,40,400

Question 120

Ram and Raj start a business with investments of Rs. 2500 and Rs. 2250 respectively. After 2 months, Ram takes out Rs.1250 from his capital. After 1 more month, Raj takes out Rs.750 of his capital while Rakesh joins them with a capital of Rs. 3500. At the end of 6 months, they earn a profit of Rs. 2540. Which of the following is the share of each member in the profit ?

A. Ram - Rs. 800, Raj - Rs. 900, Rakesh - Rs. 840

B. Ram - Rs. 900, Raj - Rs. 800, Rakesh - Rs. 840

C. Ram - Rs. 840, Raj - Rs. 920, Rakesh - Rs. 840

D. Ram - Rs. 800, Raj - Rs. 900, Rakesh - Rs. 940

Question 121

A and B began business with Rs.3000 and Rs.4000 after 8 months, A withdraws Rs.1000 and B advances Rs.1000 more. At the end of the year, their profits amounted to Rs.630 find the share of A ?

A. Rs. 240

B. Rs. 75

C. Rs. 125

D. Rs. 354

Question 122

A, B, C subscribe Rs. 50,000 for a business, A Subscribes Rs. 4000 more than B and B Rs. 5000 more thanC. Out of a total profit of Rs. 35,000, A receives :

A. 14700

B. 15000

C. 12000

D. 13500

Question 123

A and B started a business in partnership investing Rs. 20,000 and Rs. 15,000 respectively. After six months, C joined them with Rs. 20,000. What will be B's share in total profit of Rs. 25,000 earned at the end of 2 years from the starting of the business?

A. Rs. 7500

B. Rs. 9000

C. Rs. 9500

D. Rs. 10,000

Question 124

P starts a business with Rs 14000. After 8 months Q joins P with Rs 8000. After 3 years, what will be the ratio of the profit of P and Q?

A. 12 : 5

B. 9 : 4

C. 14 : 9

D. 15 : 8

Question 125

Ravi, Gagan and Nitin are running a business firm in partnership. What is Gagan's share in the profit earned by them? I. Ravi, Gagan and Nitin invested the amounts in the ratio of 2 : 4 : 7. II. Nitin's share in the profit is Rs. 8750.

A. I alone sufficient while II alone not sufficient to answer

B. Either I or II alone sufficient to answer

C. Both I and II are not sufficient to answer

D. Both I and II are necessary to answer

Question 126

How much did Rohit get as profit at the year-end in the business done by Nitin, Rohit and Kunal? I. Kunal invested Rs. 8000 for nine months, his profit was times that of Rohit's and his investment was four times that of Nitin. II. Nitin and Rohit invested for one year in the proportion 1 : 2 respectively. III. The three together got Rs. 1000 as profit at the year end.

A. Only I and II

B. Only I and III

C. Question cannot be answered even with the information in all the three statements

D. All I, II and III

Question 127

A starts a taxi service by investing Rs 25 lakhs. After 3 months, B joins the business by investing Rs 40 lakhs then 4 months after B joined, C too joins them by investing Rs 50 lakhs. One year after A started the business they make Rs 2,73,000 in profit. What is C's share of the profit (in Rs)?

A. 100000

B. 1,25,000

C. 75000

D. 1,50,000

Question 128

Simran started a software business by investing Rs. 50,000. After six months, Nanda joined her with a capital of Rs. 80,000. After 3 years, they earned a profit of Rs. 24,500. What was Simran's share in the profit ?

A. 10110

B. 10500

C. 12000

D. 13000

Question 129

A and B invest in a business in the ratio 2 : 5. If 50% of the total profit goes to charity and A's share is Rs 3.6 lakhs, the total profit is Rs __________ lakhs.

A. 12.6

B. 25.2

C. 37.8

D. 16.8

Question 130

Rithika had Rs 8000. She invested some of it in savings scheme P and the rest of the money in savings scheme Q. She invested for 3 years in savings scheme P and for 2 years in savings scheme Q. savings scheme P offers SI at a rate of 20% pa while savings scheme Q compounded annually at the rate of 30% pa. The interest received from savings scheme P is 930 more than the interest received from savings scheme Q. If Rs 1500 is debited from the invested amount of savings scheme P then find the difference between the amount invested by Rithika in savings scheme P & savings scheme Q.

A. Rs 200

B. Rs 300

C. Rs 400

D. Rs 500

Question 131

K and L start the business, with L investing the total capital of Rs. 40,000 on the condition that K pays L interest @ 8% per annum on his half of the capital. L is a working partner and receives Rs.1200 per month from the total profit and any profit reamaining is equally shared by both of them. At the end of the year, it was found that the income of L is twice that of K. Find the total profit for the year ?

A. Rs.44000

B. Rs.46400

C. Rs.480800

D. Rs.46000

Question 132

A & B invest Rs. 1,16,000 & 1,44,000 respectively. B invests for 6 months. At the end of the year, B’s share is Rs. 9000, find the overall profit?

A. Rs. 23,500

B. Rs. 19,780

C. Rs. 21,700

D. Rs. 20,050

Question 133

U and V started a business by investing amounts Rs 184000 and Rs 224000 respectively. If U’s share in the profit received at the end of year is Rs 20700, then what will be the total profit (in Rs) earned by them together?

A. 43200

B. 45900

C. 52300

D. 56400

Question 134

A, B, C started a business with their investments in the ratio 1:3 :5. After 4 months, A invested the same amount as before and B as well as C withdrew half of their investments. The ratio of their profits at the end of the year is :

A. 1 : 2 : 3

B. 3 : 4 : 15

C. 3 : 5 : 10

D. 5 : 6 : 10

Question 135

A, B, C rent a pasture. A puts 10 oxen for 7 months, B puts 12 oxen for 5 months and C puts 15 oxen for 3 months for grazing. If the rent of the pasture is Rs. 175, how much must C pay as his share of rent?

A. Rs. 45

B. Rs. 50

C. Rs. 55

D. Rs. 60

Question 136

Deepa started a business in 2009 by investing Rs.50,000. She invested Rs. 20,000 as additional amount in 2010 and her friend Sushma joined her with an amount of Rs.70,000. Deepa invested another Rs. 20,000 in 2011 and Avanthi joined them with Rs. 70,000. At the end of these 3 years, they earned a profit of Rs. 3,00,000. Find Sushma's share ?

A. Rs. 75,000

B. Rs. 85,000

C. Rs. 98,000

D. Rs. 1,00,000

Question 137

Mohit and Anshu invested some money in a business in the ratio 8 : 15 respectively. After 9 months Mohit withdraws his capital. If they receive profits in the ratio 4 : 5, then for how many months did Anshu invest in the business?

A. 4

B. 5

C. 8

D. 6