# Find the Reduced Form of the Ratio of the First Quantity to Second Quantity. - Algebra

Sum

Find the reduced form of the ratio of the first quantity to second quantity.
5 litre, 2500 ml

#### Solution

5 litre = 5000 mL            (1 L = 1000 mL)
∴ 5 litre : 2500 mL = 5000 mL : 2500 mL  =5000 / 2500 = (5000 ÷ 2500)/(2500 ÷25000) = 2/1 = 2 : 1
............(HCF of 5000 and 2500 = 2500)

Concept: Properties of Ratio
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#### APPEARS IN

Balbharati Mathematics 1 Algebra 9th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 4 Ratio and Proportion
Practice Set 4.1 | Q 2.3 | Page 61