Simplify the following in to ratios:

1. Ratio of 1 kg to 400 grams

2. Ratio of 1 m to 500 cm

Asked by Topperlearning User | 19th Nov, 2013, 09:07: AM

Expert Answer:

1. We have 1 kg = 1000 grams

Therefore 1 kg to 400 grams =
So the ratio is 5 : 2.



2. We have 1 m = 100 cm

Therefore, 1 m to 500 cm =
So the ratio is 1 : 5.

Answered by  | 19th Nov, 2013, 11:07: AM