# Ratio and Proportion questions and answers

• Q1:

A sum of money is divided among A, B and C.  A receives $\frac{5}{16}$ of it, and B receives $\frac{7}{12}$. How much does C get?

1. (A)$\frac{5}{48}$
2. (B)$\frac{15}{16}$
3. (C)$\frac{3}{4}$
4. (D)$\frac{1}{16}$

• Q2:

Divide Rs. 391 into three parts in proportion in to the fractions $\frac{1}{2}:\frac{2}{3}:\frac{3}{4}$

1. (A)153, 136, 102
2. (B)136, 102, 153
3. (C)102, 136, 153
4. (D)102, 153, 136

• Q3:

The sum of two number is equal to 20 and their difference is 2.5. Find the ratio of the numbers.

1. (A)3 : 5
2. (B)2 : 7
3. (C)45 : 31
4. (D)7 : 9

• Q4:

If $6 : 8 = 9 : x$; then $x$ is

1. (A)9
2. (B)35
3. (C)15
4. (D)12
Find the ratio which $\frac{2}{3}$ of Rs. 12.60 bears to 0.6 of Rs. 21.