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**P, Q and R invested Rs. 45000, Rs. 70000 and Rs. 90000 respectively to start a business. At the end of 2 years, they earned a profit of Rs.164000. What will be Q’s share in the profit ?
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A. Rs. 36000
B. Rs. 56000
C. Rs. 64000
D. Rs. 72000
**Answer: Option B**

## Show Answer

Solution(By Apex Team)

$\begin{aligned}&\because\mathrm{P}:\mathrm{Q}:\mathrm{R}\\
&=45000:70000:90000\\
&=9:14:18\\
&\therefore\text{ Q’s share }\\
&=\text{ Rs. }\left(164000\times\frac{14}{41}\right)\\
&=\text{ Rs. }56000\end{aligned}$

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