## Partnership Solved Questions For IBPS, SBI and Other Bank Exams - Page 2

**Question 1**

Prakash and Praveen started a business by investing Rs.1500 and Rs.8500 respectively.Find in what ratio will they divide their profit.

a) 15:17 b) 5:7 c) 3:17 d) 5:19

**Answer:** c) 3:17

Solution:

We know that, ratio of the investments = ratio of share

Investment of Prakash and Praveen is Rs.1500 and 8500 respectively.

Then the ratio of the investments = 1500 : 8500 = 3:17

Hence the answer is 3:17

**Question 2**

Mr.A and Mr.B started a business by investing Rs.20,000 and Rs.50,000 respectively. Out of the profit Rs.77,000 the share of Mr.B is :

a) Rs.50000 b) Rs.57000 c) Rs.55000 d) Rs.56000

**Answer:** c)Rs.55000

Solution:

Mr.A's investment : Mr.B's investment = Rs.20,000 : Rs.50,000 = 2:5

The total profit is Rs.77,000.

Then Mr.B's share = 5 x 77000 / 7 = 55,000.

Hence, the answer is Rs.55000

**Question 3**

The profit of Rs.1,32,000 was earned in a business by Kunal and Vishal by investing Rs.12,000 and Rs.48,000.How much amount will each get from the profit?

a) Rs.1,05,600 & Rs.26,400 b) Rs.1,00,400 & Rs.31,600 c) Rs.80,000 & Rs.52000 d) Rs.1,06,000 & Rs.26,000

**Answer :** a) Rs.1,05,600 & Rs.26,400

Solution:

Kunal and Vishal has invested = 12,000 : 48,000

= 1:4

Therefore, Kunal's share = 1/5 x 1,32,000 = Rs.26,400

And vishal's share = 4/5 x 1,32,000 = Rs.1,05,600

Hence the answer is Rs.1,05,600 & Rs.26,400

**Question 4**

Find the difference between the shares of Ravi and Karthick who have started a business by investing Rs.7000 and Rs.21000 respectively and earned a profit of Rs.36,000.

a)Rs.15000 b) Rs.18000 c) Rs.17000 d) Rs.9000

**Answer:** b) Rs.18000

Solution:

Investment of Ravi and Karthick = 7000 : 21000

= 1:3

Ravi's share = 1/4 x 36,000 = Rs.9000

Karthick's share = 3/4 x 36000 = Rs.27,000

Then the required difference = Rs.(27,000 - 90000) = Rs.18,000

Hence the answer is option b.