# Partnerships Questions

09 May 2023

We have provided the selective and important questions and answers on partnership for various Aptitude tests and competitive exams. Try to solve maximum questions to increase your performance in exams.

Partnership refers to a business association between two or more than two persons(partners) who run a business together and share the total profit at an agreed proportion.

A) Rs.12000

B) Rs.12500

C) Rs.26400

D) Rs.14400

A) 1:2

B) 2:1

C) 3:1

D) 1:3

A) 12:17

B) 32:21

C) 17:12

D) 21:32

A) 75000

B) 72000

C) 78000

D) 70000

### Q5) A and B started a business by investing Rs.4000/- and Rs.5000/- respectively. Find the A’s share out of a total profit of Rs.1800:

A) Rs.1000/-

B) Rs.1800/-

C) Rs.800/-

D) Rs.400/-

#### Solution :

A = Rs.4000/-
B = Rs.5000/-
A share 4 parts & B share 5 parts
Total 9 parts -----> Rs.1800/-
----> 1 part -------> Rs.200/-
A share = 4 parts -----> Rs.800/-

### Q6) Sumit and Ravi started a business by investing Rs 85000 and 15000 respectively. In what ratio the profit earned after 2 years be divided between Sumit and Ravi respectively.

A) 17:1

B) 17:2

C) 17:3

D) 17:4

#### Solution :

P:Q = 85000:15000 = 17:3

### Q7) Raj invested Rs 76000 in a business. After few months Monty joined him and invests Rs 57000. At the end of the year, both of them share the profits at the ratio of 2:1. After how many months Monty joined Raj?

A) 4 Months

B) 7 Months

C) 8 Months

D) 12 Months

#### Solution :

We can simply compute per month investment of both partnership
Raj invested Rs 76,000 for 12 months and Monty invested Rs 57,000 for x months.
Now 76000 × 12 / 57000 × x = 2 :1
=> 76 × 12 / 2 = 57x
=> x = 8
So Monty invested his money for 8 months and he joined after 4 months.

### Q8) A and B invest in a business in the ratio 3:2. If 5% of the total profit goes to charity and A's share is Rs. 855, the total profit is:

A) Rs. 1425

B) Rs. 1500

C) Rs. 1537.50

D) Rs. 1576

#### Solution :

Let the total profit be Rs. 100.
After paying to charity, A's share = Rs.95 x3/5 = Rs. 57.
If A's share is Rs. 57, total profit = Rs. 100.
If A's share Rs. 855, total profit = 100/57x 855= 1500.

### Q9) Ravi, Ram and Raj together started a business in partnership. The ratio of their capitals is 4:5:9.If their annual profit be Rs. 30600/-. What will be Raj’s share in this profit?

A) Rs. 8500/-

B) Rs. 15,300/-

C) Rs. 6800/-

D) Rs. 15030/-

#### Solution :

Ravi : Ram : Raj = 4 : 5 : 9
Raj’s share = Rs(30600 * 9/18)
= Rs(30600 * 1/2) = 15300/-
Ram’s share = (30600 * 5/18) = 1700 * 5 = 8500/-
Ravi’s share = 6800/-

### Q10) Varun, Sachin and Kowshi, enter into a partnership. Varun puts Rs. 500 for 3 months. Sachin Rs. 650 for 8 months and Kowshik Rs. 300 for 11 months. They gain Rs., 840. Find the share of Kowshik.

A) Rs. 260.20

B) Rs. 126

C) Rs. 277.20

D) Rs. 300.80

#### Solution :

Varun, Sachin, Koushik's investments 500, 650, 300
Investment period = 3, 8, 11
Profit ratio 500 x 3 : 650 x 8 : 300 x 11
Total profit = Rs 840
Share of Koushik = 33 parts
= (840/10) x 33 = 277.20