• Question

      ‘A’ invested Rs. 7800 for ‘x’ months while ‘B’ invested Rs. 1300 less amount than ‘A’ for (x + 3) months. If the ratio of the profits received by ‘A’ and ‘B’ is 24:25, respectively then find the value of ‘x’

      A 11 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      B 14 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      C 16 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      D 13 Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
      E None of these Correct Answer Incorrect Answer

      Solution

      According to the question, respective ratio of the profits received by ‘A’ and ‘B’ is
      7800x:{6500 × (x + 3)} = 24/25
      => 5x = 4x + 12
      => x = 12

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