# Comparing Quantities

## Trending Questions

**Q.**

15 : 40 can be written in the simplest form as ______

2 : 3

5 : 4

8 : 3

3 : 8

**Q.**

If 16 pens cost Rs. 144, what is the cost of one pen? How many pens can I buy with Rs. 90?

**Q.**

Express the ₹ $30:$ ₹$35$ ratio in the simplest form.

**Q.**

Margarette works in a factory and earns $Rs9550$ per month. She saves $Rs1850$ per month from her earnings. Find the ratio of

her earnings to her expenditure.

**Q.**

Shreya earns rupees $15000$ per month and saves rupees $2500$ every month. Find the ratio of her earnings to her expenditure.

**Q.**

Find the ratio in the following statement.

Out of total $36$ fruits in a basket, $14$ are apples, $16$ are oranges and the remaining are pineapples.

Find the ratio of the number of apples to the number of fruits in the basket.

**Q.**

Given : Arun's weight = 30 kg , Vinay is 15 kg more than Arun. Find the ratio of Vinay's weight to their total weight

17 : 6

6 : 17

17 : 11

11 : 17

**Q.**

Srikanth is buying vegetables for the festival at home. He buys a bag of 10 lb of vegetables that costs 5500 cents. What is the cost of 1 lb of vegetables ?

250 cents

350 cents

450 cents

550 cents

**Q.**

The length of two rods are 12 cm and 15 m . Find the ratio of the small rod to the big rod

5 : 4

4 : 5

400 : 5

5 : 400

**Q.**In an election, the votes cast for two of the candidates were in the ratio 5:7. If the successful candidates received 20734 votes, how many votes did his opponents receive?

**Q.**If an amount of ₹100 is to be given to A and B in the ratio 2 : 3, find A's share.

- ₹40
- ₹60
- ₹80
- ₹50

**Q.**Find the value of 0.006÷0.06.

- 0.01
- 1.0
- 0.1
- 0.001

**Q.**

If the length of rectangle is 10 cm and breadth is 5 cm , then ratio of length to breadth is ______

1 : 2

2 : 1

5 : 1

1 : 5

**Q.**

Find the ratio of the following and fill in the blanks:

$38to171=$_______

**Q.**If we take scale as 2 cm on the map = 30000 cm on the globe, then the scale can be represented as

- 1:30000
- 2:30000
- 3:20000

**Q.**One of the requirements for becoming a court reporter is the ability to type 225 words per minute. Donald can currently type 180 words per minute, and believes that with practice he can increase his typing speed by 5 words per minute each month. Which of the following represents the number of words per minute that Donald believes he will be able to type m months from now?

- 5+180m
- 180+5m
- 180−5m
- 225+5m

**Q.**In a college, the ratio of the number of boys to girls is 8 : 5. If there are 200 girls, the total number of students in the college is

- 480
- 520
- 300
- 670

**Q.**4 cm/second is a representation of

- ratio
- rate
- equivalence

**Q.**

The length of a rope is 2 m and its diameter is 1 mm. Find the ratio of length of the rope to its diameter.

200:1

2000:1

1:2000

2:1

**Q.**Match the cards in such a way where ratios are equal.

- 10 CM : 1 M
- 1 : 1
- 5 kg : 15 kg
- 1 : 100
- 1000 m : 1 km
- 1 : 3
- 20 cm : 20 m
- 1 : 10

**Q.**

Find the ratio in the following statement.

Out of total $36$ fruits in a basket, $14$ are apples, $16$ are oranges and the remaining are pineapples.

Find the ratio of the number of apples to the number of oranges.

**Q.**

Shreya earns rupees $15000$ per month and saves rupees $2500$ every month. Find the ratio of her savings to expenditure.

**Q.**

Margarette works in a factory and earns $Rs9550$ per month. She saves $Rs1850$ per month from her earnings. Find the ratio of

her savings to her earnings

**Q.**In an election, the votes cast for two of the candidates were in the ratio 5:7. If the successful candidates received 20734 votes, how many votes did his opponents receive?