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**Arun started a business investing Rs. 38000. After 5 months Bakul joined him with a capital of Rs. 55000. At the end of the year the total profit was Rs. 22000. What is the approximate difference between the share of profits Arun and Bakul ?**

A. Rs. 1007
B. Rs. 1192
C. Rs. 1568
D. Rs. 1857
**Answer: Option D**

## Show Answer

Solution(By Apex Team)

$\begin{array}{l}
\text { Arun : Bakul }\\
=(38000 \times 12):(55000 \times 7)\\
=456000: 385000\\
=456: 385
\end{array}$
$\begin{aligned}&\therefore\text{Required difference}\\
&=\text{ Rs. }\left[22000\times\left(\frac{456}{841}-\frac{385}{841}\right)\right]\\
&=\text{ Rs. }\left(22000\times\frac{71}{841}\right)\\
&=\text{ Rs. }1857.31\\
&=\text{ Rs. }1857\end{aligned}$

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