Table shows the percentage profit (%) earned by two companies A and B during the years 2001-15.

The following table shows the percentage profit (%) earned by two companies A and B during the years 2001-15. Answer questions 1-3 based on the data contained in the table:

Profit earned by two companies
51-53
Where, percent (%) Profit = (Income-Expenditure /Expenditure) x 100

  1. If the total expenditure of the two companies was Rs.9 lakh in the year 2012 and the expenditure of A and B were in the ratio 2:1, then what was the income of the company A in that year?
    (a) Rs.9.2 lakh
    (b) Rs.8.1 lakh
    (c) Rs.7.2 lakh
    (d) Rs.6.0 lakh
  2. What is the average percentage profit earned by the company B?
    (a) 35%
    (b) 42%
    (c) 38%
    (d) 40%
  3. In which year, the percentage profit earned by the company B is less than that of company A?
    (a) 2012
    (b) 2013
    (c) 2014
    (d) 2015
Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 12th July 2016 in Maths.
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    1. (b) 8.1 lakh 
    2. (c) 38% 
    3. (b) 2013
    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 13th July 2016.
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