# 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

Where, percent (%) Profit = (Income-Expenditure /Expenditure) x 100

- 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 - What is the average percentage profit earned by the company B?

(a) 35%

(b) 42%

(c) 38%

(d) 40% - 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