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**A and B invest in a business in the ratio 3 : 2. If 5% of the total profit goes to charity and A’s share is Rs. 855, the total profit is:**

A. Rs. 1425
B. Rs. 1500
C. Rs. 1537.50
D. Rs. 1576
**Answer: Option B**

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Solution(By Apex Team)

$\begin{array}{l}\text{Let the total profit be Rs.100}\\
\text{After paying to charity, A’s share}\\
=Rs.\left(95\times\frac{3}{5}\right)=Rs.57\\
\text{If A’s share is Rs.57}\\
\text{Total profit = Rs.100}\\
\text{If A’s share Rs. 855}\\
\text{Total Profit}\\
=\frac{100}{57}\times855\\
=1500\end{array}$

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