Algebra

Alka and Shweta invested ₹1800 and ₹2400 respectively in a small business.They made a profit of ₹1400.They decided to divide the profit between them in the ratio of Thier investments.How much did each get as profit?
₹1800/₹2400=3/4

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  1. ratio of 1800 : 2400 = 3 : 4

    return ration = 3x : 4x

    3x+4x = 1400
    7x = 1400
    x = 200

    so they receive 600 and 800 respectively

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