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# The ratio of the earnings of A, B and C is 2 : 3 : 5. If A increases

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The ratio of the earnings of A, B and C is 2 : 3 : 5. If A increases his earnings by a certain amount, B by double that amount and C by triple that amount, which of the following could be the ratio of the earnings of A and C after the increase?

(A) 7 : 17
(B) 9 : 22
(C) 13 : 40
(D) 16 : 45
(E) 18 : 47
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24 Nov 2019, 02:38
Hi CaptainLevi ..
It looks like that this question has already been discussed here
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Re: The ratio of the earnings of A, B and C is 2 : 3 : 5. If A increases  [#permalink]

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24 Nov 2019, 02:42
CaptainLevi wrote:
The ratio of the earnings of A, B and C is 2 : 3 : 5. If A increases his earnings by a certain amount, B by double that amount and C by triple that amount, which of the following could be the ratio of the earnings of A and C after the increase?

(A) 7 : 17
(B) 9 : 22
(C) 13 : 40
(D) 16 : 45
(E) 18 : 47

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