Ratio and Proportion MCQ Questions

Ratio and Proportion MCQ Questions

1-Rama and Shyama divides Rs. 4500 in the ratio of 5 : 4 respectively. What will be Rama’s share?

(A) Rs.2500

(B) Rs.2000

(C) Rs.3000

(D) Rs.2800


2-The ratio between the price of a bike and a television is 5:1. If the bike costs Rs.50,000 more than the television, find the price of the television?

(A) Rs.10000

(B) Rs.12000

(C) Rs.12500

(D) Rs.13000


3-12 out of 20 is written as _______.

(A) 5 : 3

(B) 3 : 5

(C) 2 : 5

(D) 5 : 10


4-A sum of money is distributed among A, B, C, D in a proportion of 5:2:4:3. If C gets Rs.1000 more than D, then what is B’s share?

(A) 5000

(B) 2000

(C) 4000

(D) 3000


5-20 litres of mixture contains 3:2 ratio of milk and water. Calculate the quantity of water to be added to get the ratio as 1:3.

(A) 36

(B) 12

(C) 28

(D) 8


6-Two numbers are in the ratio 3:5. If 5 is subtracted from each, the new numbers are in the ratio 4:10. Find the smaller number.

(A) 12

(B) 6

(C) 9

(D) 3


7-Two times the first number is equal to three times the second number. What is the ratio of the sum of the numbers and the difference of the numbers.

(A) 5 : 1

(B) 7 : 5

(C) 7 : 10

(D) 5 : 12


8-From a sale, Vijay and Vikram share the profit of 1045 rupees between them in the ratio 2 : 3. What is Vijay’s share?

(A) 627

(B) 505

(C) 418

(D) 209


9-A, B and C are three partners of a partnership firm. Out of firm’s fund they have withdrawn Rs. 34,650, which they distributed in the ratio of 5:7:9. How much amount will B receive?

(A) 8,250

(B) 14,850

(C) 23,100

(D) 11,550


10-. In a School, the ratio of the number of boys to girls is 6: 7. If there are 140 girls, the total number of students in the college is:

(A) 260

(B) 360

(C) 460

(D) 560



1-(A), 2-(C), 3-(B), 4-(B), 5-(C), 6-(C), 7-(A), 8-(C), 9-(D), 10-(A)