# Quants Questions : Ratio & Proportion Set 1

Hello Aspirants. Welcome to Online Quantitative Aptitude section in AffairsCloud.com. Here we are creating question sample in Ratio & Proportion , which is common for all the competitive exams. We have included Some questions that are repeatedly asked in exams !!

**The salaries of A,B and C are in the ratio 5:3:2.If the increments of 20% ,10% and 20% are allowed in their salaries, then what will be the new ratio of their salaries ?**

A)22:11:9

B)22:10:8

C)20:11:8

D)20:10:9

E)None of these

**Two numbers are respectively 40% and 60% more than than the third number. The ratio of the two number is**

A)6:7

B)7:8

C)8:7

D)7:5

E)None of these

**A sum of money is to be distributed among P , Q , R and S in the proportion 2:5:6:7, If R get Rs.500 more than S,what is P’s share ?**

A)500

B)700

C)1000

D)1200

E)None of these

**Ratio of earnings of A and B is 3:5. If the earnings of A increase by 25% and those of B decrease by 30%, the new ratio of their earnings become 6:8.What is A’s earnings ?**

A)16,000

B)34,000

C)15,000

D)32,000

E)Data inadequate

**The sum of the three number is 68.If the ratio of the first to second is 3:2 and that of the second to the third is 5:3 , then the second number is**

A)21

B)22

C)23

D)24

E)None of these

**The ratio of prices of 2 dresses is 10:15.If the price of the first dress is increased by 10% and that of the second dress by Rs.400 then the ratio of their prices is 4:7.What are the initial prices of the dresses ?**

A)91

B)92

C)93

D)94

E)None of these

**A Zoo has 66 fishes , some white and rest orange , Which of the following could be the ratio of white to orange fishes in the zoo ?**

A)1:7

B)2:9

C)3:7

D)2:5

E)None of these

**The ratio of the number of boys to that of girls in a school is 3:2. If 30% of boys and 70% of girls appeared in an examination, the ratio of students appeared in the examinations to that not appeared in the examination is**

A)23:27

B)22:25

C)21:17

D)18:17

E)None of these

**If 20% of x = 30% of y then x:y is**

A)2:3

B)3:2

C)1:2

D)1:3

E)None of these

**In a bag there are coins of 25p, 10p and 5p in the ratio 1:2:3.If there are Rs.45 in all then find how many 25p coins are there ?**

A)60

B)65

C)70

D)75

E)None of these

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