## Ratio proportion questions for SSC CGL Set 4 with answers

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### 10 ratio proportion questions for SSC CGL Set 4 - time to solve 15 mins

**Q1.** Ratio of incomes of A and B as well as B and C are 3 : 2. If one-third of A's income exceeds one-fourth of C's income by Rs.1000, then B's income in Rs. is,

- 2500
- 3000
- 4000
- 3500

**Q2.** If the cost of pins reduces by Rs. 4 per dozen, 12 more pins can be purchased for Rs. 48. After reduction, the cost of pins per dozen is,

- Rs. 12
- Rs. 8
- Rs. 20
- Rs. 16

**Q3.** A dishonest grocer sells rice at a profit of 10%, but he uses weights 20% less than the marked. His total gain will be,

- 30.5%
- 37.5%
- 40%
- 35%

**Q4.** The smallest integer which when subtracted from both the terms of 6 : 7 results in a ratio less than 16 : 21 is,

- 5
- 4
- 3
- 2

**Q5.** In a vessel A, milk and water are mixed in ratio 8 : 5 and in a second vessel B, in a ratio 5 : 2. In what ratio these two mixtures are to be mixed to get a mixture containing $69\frac{3}{13}$ pc milk?

- 5 : 3
- 2 : 7
- 3 : 5
- 5 : 7

**Q6.** Rs. 180 are to be divided among 66 men and women. Men and women receive total amount in the ratio 5 : 4, but individually men and women receive money in the ratio 3 : 2. The number of women is,

- 42
- 36
- 30
- 46

**Q7.** Water is $1\frac{2}{5}$ times as heavy as a liquid L1 and another liquid L2 is $1\frac{3}{7}$ times as heavy as water. The amount of liquid L2 that must be added to 7 litres of liquid L1 so that the mixture may weigh as much as an equal volume of water will be,

- 5 litres
- 7 litres
- $4\frac{2}{3}$ litres
- $5\frac{1}{6}$ litres

**Q8.** A cricketer with bowling average of 24.85 runs per wicket takes 5 wickets for 52 runs and consequently decreases his average by 0.85. Number of wickets taken by him till last match was,

- 64
- 96
- 72
- 80

**Q9.** Sum of the two terms of a fraction is 11. If 2 is added to both of its terms, the new fraction exceeds the old by $\frac{1}{24}$. Then one term is larger than the other by,

- 1
- 3
- 9
- 5

**Q10.** The incomes of A, B and C are in the ratio of 7 : 9 : 12 and their spendings are in the ratio of 8 : 9 : 15. If A saves $\displaystyle\frac{1}{4}$th of his income, then the savings of A, B and C are in the ratio of,

- 69 : 56 : 99
- 99 : 56 : 69
- 56 : 99 : 69
- 99 : 69 : 56

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### Answers to the ratio proportion questions SSC CGL Set 4

**Q1. Answer:** Option b: 3000.

**Q2. Answer:** Option a : 12 .

**Q3. Answer:** Option b: 37.5%.

**Q4. Answer:** Option c: 3.

**Q5. Answer:** Option b: 2 : 7.

**Q6. Answer:** Option b : 36.

**Q7. Answer:** Option c: $4\frac{2}{3}$ litres.

**Q8. Answer:** Option d: 80.

**Q9. Answer:** Option a: 1.

**Q10. Answer:** Option c : 56 : 99 : 69.

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