# A and B are partners in the ratio of 3 : 2. C is admitted as a partner and he takes 1/4th of his share from A. B gives 3/16 from his share to C. What is the share of C.

**A and B are partners in the ratio of 3 : 2. C is admitted as a partner and he takes 1/4th of his share from A. B gives 3/16 from his share to C. What is the share of C.**

a) 1/4

b) 1/16

c) 1/6

d) 1/16

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**Ans – a)**

Solution:-

Let the share of C be X

he takes 1/4 of his share from A = 1/4X

B gives 3/16 from his share to C

Thus as per the Question

X = 1/4X + 3/16

X – 1/4X = 3/16

3/4X = 3/16

X = 3/16 Ã— 4/3

X = 1/4

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