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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 Answer: Option B
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Solution(By Apex Team)

$\begin{array}{l}\text{Let the total profit be Rs.100}\\ \text{After paying to charity, A’s share}\\ =Rs.\left(95\times\frac{3}{5}\right)=Rs.57\\ \text{If A’s share is Rs.57}\\ \text{Total profit = Rs.100}\\ \text{If A’s share Rs. 855}\\ \text{Total Profit}\\ =\frac{100}{57}\times855\\ =1500\end{array}$

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