How to find the antecedent if the ratio of the quantities is 5 : 7 and if the consequent of its ....
Course : 𝐂𝐀 𝐅𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐝𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧
Topic : 𝐑𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨
What is consequent in a ratio?
How to find inverse in a ratio?
A ratio is a comparison of the sizes of two or more quantities of the same kind by division.
If p and q are two quantities of the same kind, then the fraction p/q is called the ratio of p to q.
The quantities p and q are called terms of the ratio.
The first term p is called antecedent.
The second term q is called consequent.
𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐑𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐬
The inverse ratio of a : b is b : a
Exercise : 𝟏 (𝐀)
𝐐𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 : 𝟑
The ratio of the quantities is 5 : 7. If the consequent of its inverse ratio is 5, the antecedent is …?
𝐎𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 (𝐀) : 5
𝐎𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 (𝐁) : √5
𝐎𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 (𝐂) : 7
𝐎𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 (𝐃) : None of these