What sum of money bears the same ratio to ₹77.50 as ₹26.25 bears to 43.75?

Asked by neeta | 25th Jul, 2016, 03:37: PM

Expert Answer:

begin mathsize 16px style Let space the space sum space of space money space be space Rs. space straight x
The space ratio space of space Rs. space 26.25 space to space Rs. space 43.75 space equals fraction numerator 26.25 over denominator 43.75 end fraction
So comma space fraction numerator straight x over denominator 77.50 end fraction equals fraction numerator 26.25 over denominator 43.75 end fraction rightwards double arrow straight x equals fraction numerator 26.25 cross times 77.50 over denominator 43.75 end fraction
rightwards double arrow straight x equals 46.50
So comma space the space sum space of space money space is space Rs. space 46.50.
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Answered by Rebecca Fernandes | 25th Jul, 2016, 04:02: PM