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**A, B and C share the profit in the ratio of 2 : 3 : 7. If the average gain is Rs. 8000, then B’s share is ?**

A. Rs. 2000
B. Rs. 1000
C. Rs. 1500
D. Rs. 6000
**Answer: Option D**

## Show Answer

Solution(By Apex Team)

$\begin{aligned}&A:B:C\\
\text{ Ratio of Profit }\rightarrow&2:3:7\\
\text{ Average gain }=&\frac{2+3+7}{3}\\
=&4\text{ units }\end{aligned}$
$\begin{array}{l}\text{According to the question,}\\
4\text{ units }=\text{ Rs. }8000\\
1\text{ unit }=\text{ Rs. }2000\\
\begin{aligned}\text{ 3 units }&=3\times2000\\
&=\text{ Rs. }6000\\
\therefore\text{ Share of }\mathrm{B}=\text{ Rs. }6000&\end{aligned}\end{array}$

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