# Calculate the Share of Salim in profit :

Salim, Rahim and Karim started a business in partnership with amount of Rs. 2,000, Rs.2,500 and Rs.3,000 respectively. They earned profit of Rs.6,000 in the end of year. Calculate the Share of Salim in profit.

- Rs.2,000
- Rs.1,600
- Rs.2,800
- Rs.2,400

**Answer: (2) Rs. 1, 600**

**Explanation:-**

Salim. Rahim and Karim started a business in partnership with amount of Rs. 2, 000, Rs. 2, 500 and Rs. 3, 000 respectively.

Then, the ratio of the share in the business = 2, 000: 2, 500: 3, 000

= 4: 5: 6

Total earned profit = Rs. 6, 000

Then, the share of Salim in profit = 6, 000 x 4/15

= 400 x 4

= Rs. 1, 600

Hence, the answer is (2) Rs. 1, 600.