### A, B and C started a business investing amounts in the ratio of 5 : 6 : 8 respectively. After one year, C withdrew 50% of the amount and A invested an additional amount of 60% of the original amount invested by him. In what ratio, the profit earned at the end of 2 years should be distributed among A, B and C respectively ?

A. 2 : 3 : 3 B. 4 : 3 : 2 C. 13 : 12 : 12 D. Cannot be determined Answer: Option C

### Solution(By Apex Team)

Let the initial investments of A, B and C be Rs. 5x, Rs. 6x and Rs. 8x respectively Then, A : B : C [5x × 12 + (160% of 5x) × 12] : (6x × 24) : (8x × 12 + 4x × 12) = 156x : 144x : 144x = 13 : 12 : 12

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