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## Model Questions on Ratio and Proportion

1. x varies inversely as the square of y in such a way that, if x = 1, then y = 6. If y = 3, then what is the value of x?

A. 1/3

B. ½

C. 2

D. 4

2. Four years ago, the ratio of A’s age to B’s age was 11:14 and four years later their age will be in the ratio 13:16. The present age of A is

A. 48 years

B. 26 years

C. 44 years

D. 28 years

3. 6 years hence a father’s age will he three times his son’s age and three years ago father was nine times as old as his son. What is the present age of father?

A. 48 years

B. 42 years

C. 36 years

D. 30 years

4. In a mixture of 80 L, the ratio of milk and water is 3:1. If the ratio of milk and water is to be 2:3 the how much amount of water is to be further added?

A. 70L

B. 80L

C. 100L

D. 140L

5. 20 litres of a mixture contains milk and water in the ratio 3:1. Then the amount of milk to be added to the mixture so as to have milk and water in ratio 4 :1 is :

A. 7 litres

B. 4 litres

C. 5 litres

D. 6 litres

6. The age of mother, before two years, was eight times the age of their daughter. After 1 year, mother’s age will he five times the daughter’s age. After how many years from now the mother’s age will become three times the daughter’s age?

A. 6 years

B. 8 years

C. 10 years

D. 12 years

7. A and B have money in the ratio 2:1. If A gives 2 to B, the money will be in the ratio 1:1. What were the initial amounts they had?

A. 12 and 6

B. 6 and 8

C. 8 and 4

D. 6 and 3

8. The monthly incomes of A and B are in the ratio 4:3. Each of them saves Rs 600. If the ratio of their expenditure is 3:2, then what is the monthly income of A?

A. Rs 2400

B. Rs 1800

C. Rs 2000

D. Rs 3600

9. When X is subtracted from the numbers 9, 15 and 27, the remainders are in continued proportion. What is the value of X‘?

A. 8

B. 6

C. 4

D. 5

E. None of these

10. A bag contains 50 paise, Rs 1 and if 2 coins in the ratio 2:3:4. If the total amount is Rs 240, what is the total number of coins?

A. 90

B. 150

C. 180

D. 200

11. The respective ratio between the present ages of father, mother and daughter is 7:6:2. The difference between mother’s and the daughter‘s age is 24 years. What is the father’s age at present?

A. 43 years

B. 42 years

C. 39 years

D. 38 years

E. None of these

12. x varies directly as y and inversely as square of z. When y = 4 and z = 14, x = 10. If y=16 and z = 7, then what is value of x?

A. 180

B. 160

C. 154

D. 140

13. What is the number which has to be added to each term of the ratio 49:68, so that it becomes 3:4?

A. 3

B. 5

C. 3

D. 9

14. What number must be added to each of 4, 10, 12 and 24, so that the resulting numbers are in proportion?

A. 6

B. 8

C. 10

D. 4

15. The ratio of the ages of A and B seven years ago was 3:4 respectively. The ratio of their ages nine years from now will be 7:8 respectively. What is B‘s age at present?

A. 16 years

B. 19 years

C. 28 years

D. 23 years

E. None of these

16. 10 years ago, Ram was 5 times as old as Shyam but 20 years later from now he will be only twice as old as Shyam. How many years old is Shyam?

A. 20 years

B. 30 years

C. 40 years

D. 50 years

17. The sum of the age of a father and the age of a son is 75 years. If the product of their ages before 5 years was 750, then what is the present age of the lather?

A. 60 years

B. 55 years

C. 52 years

D. 50 years

18. Let y is equal to the sum of two quantities of which one varies directly as .r and the other inversely as x. If y = 6 when X = 4 and y = 10:3, when X = 3, then what is the relation between x and y?

A. y = x + (4/x)

B. y = – 2x + (4/x)

C. y = 2x + (8/x)

D. y = 2x – [8/x]

19. The ratio between Gloria’s and Sara’s present ages is 4:7 respectively. Two years ago the ratio between their ages was 1:2 respectively. What will be Sara’s age three years hence?

A. 17 years

B. 14 years

C. 11 years

D. 8 years

E. None of these

20. A bag contains Rs114 in the Form of Rs 1, 50 paise and 10 paise coins in the ratio 3:4:10. What is the number of 50 paise coins?

A. 76

B. 72

C. 56

D. 43

21. If the ratio of x to y is 25 times the ratio of y to x, then what is the ratio of x to y?

A. 1:5

B. 5:1

C. 25:1

D. 1:25

22. A person P started a business with a capital of Rs 2525 and another person Q joined P after some months with a capital of Rs 1200. Out of the total annual profit of Rs 1644, P’s share was Rs 1212. When did Q join as partners?

A. Alter 2 months

B. After 3 months

C. After 4 months

D. After 5 months

23. The respective ratio of the present ages of a mother and daughter is 7:1. Four years ago the respective ratio of their ages was 19:1. What will be the mother’s age four years from now?

A. 42 years

B. 38 years

C. 46 years

D. 36 years

E. None of these

24. The ratio of the monthly incomes of Sneha’s, Tina and Akruti is 95:110:116. If Sneha’s annual income is Rs 342000, what is Akruti’s annual income?

A. Rs3,96,9000

B. Rs 5,63,500

C. Rs 4,17,600

D. Rs 3,88,000

E. None of these

25. The ratio of the monthly income of Trupti, Pallavi and Komal is 141:172:123. If Trupti’s annual income is Rs 3, 38, 400, what is Komal ’s annual income? [In some cases, monthly income is used, while in others, annual income is used.)

A. Rs 4,12,800

B. Rs 3,631,500

C. Rs 3,17,600

D. Rs 2,95,200

E. None of these

26. The ratio of Sita’s, Riya’s and Kunal’s monthly income is 84:76:89. If Riya’s annual income is Rs 41,56,000 what is the sum of Sita’s and Kunal’s annual incomes? {In some cases monthly income is used while in others annual income is used.)

A. Rs 11,95,000

B. Rs 9,83,50

C. Rs 11,30,000

D. Rs 10,38,000

E. None of these

27. When the numerator and the denominator of a fraction are increased by 1 and 2 respectively, the fraction becomes 2/3, and when the numerator and the denominator of the same fraction are increased by 2 and 3 respectively, the fraction becomes 5/7. What is the original fraction?

A. 5/6

B. ¾

C. 3/5

D. 6/7

E. None of these

28. The ratio of the number of boys to that of girls was 1:2 but when 2 boys and 2 girls left, the ratio became 1:3. How many people were at the party originally?

A. 12

B. 15

C. 10

D. 18

E. None of these

29. Profit earned by an organisation is distributed among officers and clerks in the ratio of 5:3. If the number of officers is 45 and the number of clerks is 80 and the amount received by each officer is Rs 25,000, what was the total amount of profit earned?

A. Rs 22 lakh

B. Rs 18.25 lakh

C. Rs 18 lakh

D. Rs 23.25 lakh

E. None of these

30. The respective ratio between the present age of Manisha and Deepali is 5 : X. Manisha is 9 years younger than Parineeta. Parineeta‘s age after 9 years will be 33 years. The difference between Deepali’s and Manisha’s age is same as the present age of Parineeta. What will come in place of X?

A. 23

B. 39

C. 15

D. Cannot be determined

E. None of these