Three men, Bedu, Bakre and Kofi shared’ N500 in the ratio 3:2: x respectively. If Bedu’s share is N150, find the value of x.

A.
1 
B.
4 
C.
5 
D.
6
Correct Answer: Option C
Explanation
(5+xrightarrow 500\
3 rightarrow 150\
∴ 3 times 500 = 150 times (5+x)\
1500 = 750 + 150x\
x=frac{750}{150}=5)