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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 ?**

A. Rs. 2380
B. Rs. 2300
C. Rs. 2280
D. Rs. 2260
**Answer: Option A**

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Solution(By Apex Team)

Now as per question, Kamal invested for 12 months and Sameer invested for 7 months.
So Kamal : Sameer = (9000 × 12) : (8000 × 7)
= 108 : 56
= 27 : 14
Sameer Ratio in profit will be
$\begin{aligned}&=6970\times\frac{14}{41}\\
&=\text{ Rs. }2380\end{aligned}$

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