# Reshma and Shweta invested an amount of Rs. 60000 and Rs. 85000 respec

| Reshma and Shweta invested an amount of Rs. 60000 and Rs. 85000 respectively. At the end of 7 years they earned the profit of Rs. 145000. Find the share of Reshma.

A. 75000

B. 80000

C. 75000

D. 60000

### Right Answer is: D

#### SOLUTION

Since the time period is same for both Reshma & Shweta. So, they share the profit in the ratio of their investment.

Ratio of investment –

Reshma : Shweta = 60000 : 85000

= 12 : 17

A.T.Q.

(12+17)k = 145000

29k = 145000

k = 5000

Share of Reshma = 12k

= 12×5000 = Rs.60000.

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Reshma and Shweta invested an amount of Rs. 60000 and Rs. 85000 respec