Can someone provide an example to illustrate the below? These semingly easy questions are getting the best of my sleepless self.

Over a certain time period, did the number of shares of stock in Ruth's portfolio increase?

1) Over the time period, the ratio of the number of shares to the total number of shares od stock and bond in Ruth's portfolio increased

2) Over the time period, the total number of shares of stocks and bonds in Ruth's portfolio increased.

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