Two numbers are in ratio 5 is to 7 if the sum of two number is 135 find the other

Asked by Anjana.lodha46 | 5th Sep, 2019, 09:07: PM

Expert Answer:

Let the two numbers be 5x and 7x.
 
According to the condition in the question, we get
5x + 7x = 135
12x = 135
x = 135/12= 45/4
 
First number = 5x = 5(45/4) = 225/4
Second number = 7x = 7(45/4)= 315/4

Answered by Yasmeen Khan | 6th Sep, 2019, 10:54: AM