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The ratio of theno. of men and women who attended a meeting is 3:5.After some time half the men and one third the women left. What is the ratio of men to

women now?


Let no.of men and women be 3x and 5x
after some time no. of women =5x-(1/3)5x=(10/3)x
                        no. of men = 3x-(1/2)3x=(3/2)x
therefore ratio will be equal to =9/20

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Let no. of men =3x
no. of women=5x
after some time men 3x/2 and women 5x/3
ration is 3/2:5/3 or9:10
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