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**Three business partners, Q,R, and S agree to divide their total profit for a certain year in the ratios 2:5:8, respectively.**

If Q's share was $4000, what was the total profit of the business partners for the year ?

A) $26,000

B) $30,000

C) $52,000

D) $60,000

E) $ 3,00,000

**Answer**

2:5:8 4000: ??

? : ??

? Divide 4000 by two, which is 2000.

2+5+8= 15 2000 times 15 = 30,000 So the answer is B) $30,000 :)

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