We have to divided a sum of Rs. 13950 among three persons A, B and C. B must get the double of A’s share and C must get Rs. 50 less than the double of B’s share. The share of A will be ?

A. Rs. 1950 B. Rs. 1981.25 C. Rs. 2000 D. Rs. 2007.75 Answer: Option C
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Solution(By Apex Team)

$\begin{array}{l}\text{Lert the share of A = Rs. x}\\ \text{According to the question,}\\ \begin{array}{l} \mathrm{A}: \mathrm{B}: \mathrm{C}\\ \text { Capital } \rightarrow x: 2 x:(4 x-50)\\ \Rightarrow(x+2 x+4 x-50)=13950\\ \Rightarrow 7 x-50=13950\\ \Rightarrow 7 x=14000\\ \Rightarrow x=2000\\ \text { Share of } \mathrm{A}=\text { Rs. } 2000 \end{array}\end{array}$

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