# Aptitude Questions: Ratio & Proportion Set 10

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Welcome to Online Quantitative Aptitude section in AffairsCloud.com. Here we are creating question sample in **Ratio & Proportion** , which is common for IBPS, SBI, RBI, IPPB, LIC, SSc and all the competitive exams. We have included Some questions that are repeatedly asked in exams !!

**An amount of money is to be divided between P, Q and R in the ratio of 3:7:12. If the difference between the shares of P and Q is Rs.X, and the difference between Q and R’s share is Rs.3000. Find the total amount of money?**

A.11000

B.12400

C.13200

D.14300

E.None of these

**If a certain amount X is divided among A, B, C in such a way that A gets 2/3 of what B gets and B gets 1/3 of what C gets, which of the following is true**

A.C’s Share = 1053 and X = 1666

B.A’s Share = 238 and X = 1638

C.B’s Share = 234 and X = 1666

D.C’s Share = 1053 and X = 1638

E.A’s Share = 351 and X = 1638

**Seats for Mathematics, Science and arts in a school are in the ratio 5:7:8. There is a proposal to increase these seats by X%, Y% and Z% respectively. And the ratio of increased seats is 2:3:4, which of the following is true?**

A.X = 50; Z = 40

B.Y = 40; Z = 50

C.X = 40; Z = 75

D.X = 50; Z = 40

E.Y = 50; X = 75

**An amount of money is to be distributed among P, Q and R in the ratio of 7:4:5 respectively. If the total share of P and R is 4 times the share of Q, what is definitely Q’s share?**

A.2000

B.4000

C.6000

D.Data inadequate

E.None of these

**Two candles of same height are lighted at the same time. The first is consumed in 3 hours and second in 2 hours. Assuming that each candles burns at a constant rate, in how many hours after being lighted, the ratio between the first and second candles becomes 2:1?**

A.2 hour

B.2.5 hour

C.4 hour

D.4.5 hour

E.None of these

**If A and B together have a certain amount X and if 4/15 of A’s amount is equal to 2/5 of B’s amount, which of the following is true?**

A.A = 1767; X = 2675

B.B = 1070; X = 2895

C.A = 1767; X = 2945

D.B = 1158; X = 2585

E.A = 1605; X = 2945

**A sum of Rs.4880 was divided among boys and girls in such a way that each boy gets Rs.44.50 and each girl get Rs. 55.25. If the total number of girls and boys is 100, find the number of girls?**

A.60

B.50

C.40

D.30

E.None of these

**The income of Vinay and Prakash are in the ratio of 4:5 and their expenditure is in the ratio of 2:3. If each of them saves 5000, then find their income.**

A.11000, 8550

B.12000, 7750

C.15000, 8750

D.13000, 9780

E.None of these

**If the ratio of the first to second is 2:3 and that of the second to the third is 5: 8, then which of the following is true,**

A.Sum = 98; A = 48

B.Sum = 147; B = 30

C.Sum = 147; C = 45

D.Sum = 98; B = 30

E.Sum = 98; C = 72

**A bag contains 25p coins, 50p coins and 1 rupee coins whose values are in the ratio of 8:4:2.If the total values of coins isX and the total amount in rupees is Y,then****which of the following is true**

A.X = 840; Y = 260

B.X = 966; Y = 345

C.X = 840; Y = 280

D.X = 740; Y = 260

E.None of these

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