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**Prakash, Sachin and Anil started a business jointly investing Rs. 11 lakh, Rs. 16.5 lakh and Rs.8.25 lakh respectively. The profit earned by them in the business at the end of 3 years was Rs. 19.5 lakh. What will be 50% of Anil’s share in the profit ?
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A. Rs. 2.25 lakh
B. Rs. 2.50 lakh
C. Rs. 3.75 lakh
D. Rs. 4.50 lakh
**Answer: Option A**

## Show Answer

Solution(By Apex Team)

$\begin{array}{l}
\therefore \text { Ratio of shares }\\
=11: 16.5: 8.25\\
=4: 6: 3
\end{array}$
$\begin{aligned}&\text{Anil’s share}\\
&=\text{ Rs. }\left(19.5\times\frac{3}{13}\right)\\
&=\text{ Rs. }4.5\text{ lakh }\\
&\therefore\text{Required amount}\\
&=50\%\ \text{of 4.5 lakh}\\
&=\text{Rs.}\ 2.25\ \text{lakh}\end{aligned}$

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