# What will be the profit of A?

A and B start a business jointly. If A invests Rs.7,000 for 9 months and B invests Rs. 12,000 for 7 months then out of a total profit of Rs. 2,730, A gets in Rs.

- 1,270
- 1,200
- 1,170
- 1,100

**Answer: (c) 1,170
Explanation:-
**The ratio of A invests and B invests = 7,000 x 9: 12,000 x 7

= 3:4

A gets profit = 3 x 2,730/7 = 1,170