### X and Y are partners in a business. They invest in the ratio 5 : 6, at the end of 8 months X withdraws his capital. If they receive profits in the ratio of 5 : 9. Find how long Y’s investment was used ?

A. 12 months B. 10 months C. 15 months D. 14 months Answer: Option A

### Solution(By Apex Team)

Let Y’s investment is used for T months → Now by using formula $\Large\frac{5 \times 8}{6 \times \mathrm{T}_{2}}=\frac{5}{9}$ T = 12 months

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