**RATIO AND PROPORTION SET 8**

Ratio and Proportion Questions are important for competitive exams. We are here with another set of Ratio and Proportion Questions

Q1. Incomes of two companies A and B are in the ratio of 5 : 8. Had the income of company A been more by Rs 25 lakh, the ratio of their incomes would have been 5 : 4. What is the income of company B?

(a) Rs 80 lakh

(b) Rs 50 lakh

(c) Rs 40 lakh

(d) Rs 60 lakh

(e) None of these

Q2. In 1 kg mixture of sand and iron, 20% is iron. How much sand should be added so that the proportion of iron becomes 10%?

(a) 1 kg

(b) 200 gms

(c) 800 gms

(d) 1.8 kg

(e) None of these

Q3. When 30 percent of a number is added to another number the second number increases to its 140 per cent. What is the ratio between the first and the second number?

(a) 3 : 4

(b) 4 : 3

(c) 3 : 2

(d) 4 : 5

(e) None of these

Q4. In Ram nagar Colony, the ratio of school going children to non-school going children is 5 : 4. If in the next year, the number of non-school going children is increased by 20%, making it 35,400 what is the new ratio of school going children to non-school going children?

(a) 4 : 5

(b) 3 : 2

(c) 25 : 24

(d) 6 : 7

(e) None of these

Q5. Rs 1104 is divided between 3 men, 4 women and 6 boys, so that the share of man, a women and a boy are in the proportion of 3 : 2 : 1. How much does each boy get?

(a) Rs 48

(b) Rs 64

(c) Rs 96

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

__Answers:__

1)C 2)A 3)B 4)C 5)A