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**A, B, C rent a pasture. A puts 10 oxen for 7 months, B puts 12 oxen for 5 months and C puts 15 oxen for 3 months for grazing. If the rent of the pasture is Rs. 175, how much must C pay as his share of rent?**

A. Rs. 40
B. Rs. 30
C. Rs. 45
D. Rs. 50
**Answer: Option C**

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Solution(By Apex Team)

$\begin{array}{l}
A: B: C \\
=(10 \times 7):(12 \times 5):(15 \times 3) \\
=70: 60: 45 \\
=14: 12: 9
\end{array}$
$\begin{aligned}\therefore\text{ C’s rent }&=\text{ Rs. }\left(175\times\frac{9}{35}\right)\\
&=\text{ Rs. }45\end{aligned}$

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