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A building has 2/5 of its floors below ground. What is the ratio of the number of floors above ground to the number of floors below ground?

A. 5:2
B. 3:2
C. 4:3
D. 3:5
E. 2:5

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A building has 2/5 of its floors below ground. What is the ratio of the number of floors above ground to the number of floors below ground?

A. 5:2
B. 3:2
C. 4:3
D. 3:5
E. 2:5



below ground 2/5 above ground 3/5
ratio would be 3/5 *5/2 = 3/2 IMO B
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