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a sum of money is to be divided among A,B and C in the ratio 2:3:5. the largest share amount to $1200.
calculate: the total sum of money to be shared
ii} A's share
iii} the percentage of the total amount that B receives

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  1. 2:3:5 = 480:720:1200
    (a) 480+720+1200
    (b) 480
    (c) 720/(a)

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  2. 800

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