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Thread: Business Mathemetics: began w/ joint capital of $790000, earned profit of $21296

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    Business Mathemetics: began w/ joint capital of $790000, earned profit of $21296

    Word Problem:
    I am facing a problem in mathemetics, I need help and here is my Query,
    John, Watson and Chris started a business with a joint capital of 790000 dollars and earned a profit of 21296 dollars. If John had invested 40000 dollars more than Watson and Watson had invested 30000 dollars more than Chris, Find the share of each in the profit.

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    Quote Originally Posted by taqikhan View Post
    Word Problem:
    I am facing a problem in mathemetics, I need help and here is my Query,
    John, Watson and Chris started a business with a joint capital of 790000 dollars and earned a profit of 21296 dollars. If John had invested 40000 dollars more than Watson and Watson had invested 30000 dollars more than Chris, Find the share of each in the profit.
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