# SOLUTION: Three individuals form a partnership and agree to divide the profits equally. X invests \$9,000, Y invests \$7,000, Z invests \$4,000. If the profits are \$4,800, how much less does X

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Proportions Question 71774: Three individuals form a partnership and agree to divide the profits equally. X invests \$9,000, Y invests \$7,000, Z invests \$4,000. If the profits are \$4,800, how much less does X receive than if the profits were divided in proportion to the amount invested?Answer by Smirnov(15)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Now, he (in the eaqual way) would get dollars. Now, if the profits are spread by the amount invested, per dollar put in the person would get Dollars (24 cents). Now if he put in 9,000 , he would get Dollars. Now, . He recieved \$560 less.