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**P and Q started a business in the ratio of 2 : 3. After 1 year P left the business but Q continues. After 2 years he had profit of Rs. 26000. What is the profit of Q?**

A. Rs. 10400
B. Rs. 13000
C. Rs. 15600
D. None of these
**Answer: Option D**

## Show Answer

Solution(By Apex Team)

Let the initial capital of P and Q be Rs. 2x and Rs. 3x respectively
Then, ratio of profits
$\begin{array}{l}
=(2 x \times 12):(3 x \times 24) \\
=24 x: 72 x \\
=1: 3 \\
\therefore \text { Q’s share }
\end{array}$
$\begin{aligned}&=\text{ Rs. }\left(26000\times\frac{3}{4}\right)\\
&=\text{ Rs. }19500\end{aligned}$

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