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Author:  Bunuel [ 23 May 2018, 05:29 ] 
Post subject:  If 60% of P is 40% of S, what is the ratio of P to S ? 
If 60% of P is 40% of S, what is the ratio of P to S ? A. 1 to 5 B. 2 to 3 C. 1 to 3 D. 3 to 2 E. 3 to 1 
Author:  SSM700plus [ 23 May 2018, 05:36 ] 
Post subject:  Re: If 60% of P is 40% of S, what is the ratio of P to S ? 
Bunuel wrote: If 60% of P is 40% of S, what is the ratio of P to S ? A. 1 to 5 B. 2 to 3 C. 1 to 3 D. 3 to 2 E. 3 to 1 60% of P = 40% of S. P/S = 40/60. (100 in denominator will get cancelled) P/S = 2/3 P to S = 2 to 3. Answer B 
Author:  EgmatQuantExpert [ 23 May 2018, 11:28 ] 
Post subject:  Re: If 60% of P is 40% of S, what is the ratio of P to S ? 
Solution Given: • 60% of P is equal to 40% of S To find: • The ratio of P and S Approach and Working: From the given relationship between P and S, we can write
Or, 6P = 4S Or, \(\frac{P}{S} = \frac{4}{6} = \frac{2}{3}\) Answer: B 
Author:  iahan1340 [ 24 May 2018, 00:52 ] 
Post subject:  Re: If 60% of P is 40% of S, what is the ratio of P to S ? 
60p/100=40s/100 6p=4s 3p=2s p/s=2/3 Posted from my mobile device 
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