A, B and C share the profit in the ratio of 2 : 3 : 7. If the average gain is Rs. 8000, then B’s share is ?

A. Rs. 2000 B. Rs. 1000 C. Rs. 1500 D. Rs. 6000 Answer: Option D
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Solution(By Apex Team)

$\begin{aligned}&A:B:C\\ \text{ Ratio of Profit }\rightarrow&2:3:7\\ \text{ Average gain }=&\frac{2+3+7}{3}\\ =&4\text{ units }\end{aligned}$ $\begin{array}{l}\text{According to the question,}\\ 4\text{ units }=\text{ Rs. }8000\\ 1\text{ unit }=\text{ Rs. }2000\\ \begin{aligned}\text{ 3 units }&=3\times2000\\ &=\text{ Rs. }6000\\ \therefore\text{ Share of }\mathrm{B}=\text{ Rs. }6000&\end{aligned}\end{array}$

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