# The sum of the salaries of Tim, Tom and Max is equal to $7500. Tim receives 2/5of the total sum of the salaries, whereas Tom and Max receive 1/5 and 2/5 of the total sum of the salaries. Find out the salary of all of them.

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The sum of the salaries of Tim, Tom and Max is equal to $7500. Tim receives 2/5of the total sum of the salaries, whereas Tom and Max receive 1/5 and 2/5 of the total sum of the salaries. Find out the salary of all of them.

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The sum of the salaries of Tim, Tom and Max is equal to $7500. Tim receives 2/5of the total sum of the salaries, whereas Tom and Max receive 1/5 and 2/5 of the total sum of the salaries. Find out the salary of all of them.

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According to the question,

The sum of the salaries of Tim, Tom and Max = $7500 …..(i)

Tim receives 2/5 of the total sum of the salaries ……(ii)

∴ (2/5)*(7500) = 2*7500/5 = $3000

∴ Tim receives a salary of $3000.

Tom receives 1/5 of the total sum of the salaries ………………….(iii)

∴ (1/5)*(7500) = 7500/5 = $1500

∴ Tom receives a salary of $1500.

Max receive 2/5 of the total sum of the salaries ………………..(iv)

∴ (2/5)*(7500) = $3000

∴ Max receives a salary of $3000.

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