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# A alone can finish a work in 2 days, while B alone can finish it in 3 days. If they work together to finish it, then out of total wages of Rs.6000, what will be the 20% of A's share?

 A) Rs.720 B) Rs.350 C) Rs.820 D) Rs.420

 A) Rs.720

A's 1 day's work = $$\Large \frac{1}{2}$$

B's 1 day's work = $$\Large \frac{1}{3}$$

A's share : B's share = $$\Large \frac{1}{2}$$ : $$\Large \frac{1}{3}$$

= $$\Large \frac{3}{6}$$ : $$\Large \frac{2}{6}$$ = 3 : 2

A's share = $$\Large \frac{3}{5} \times 6000$$ = Rs.3600

Therefore, 20% of A's share = $$\Large 3600 \times \frac{20}{100}$$ = Rs.720

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