### 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

### Solution(By Apex Team)

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

A. 5 : 7 : 8
B. 20 : 49 : 64
C. 38 : 28 : 21
D. None of these

A. Rs. 4000
B. Rs. 5000
C. Rs. 6000
D. Rs. 7000

A. Rs. 2380
B. Rs. 2300
C. Rs. 2280
D. Rs. 2260