# From the Following Pairs of Numbers, Find the Reduced Form of Ratio of First Number to Second Number. - Algebra

Sum

From the following pairs of numbers, find the reduced form of ratio of first number to second number.
38, 57

#### Solution

38 : 57 = 38/57 = (38 ÷19) / (57÷19)= 2/3 = 2 : 3                                                                     ..........(HCF of 38 and 57 = 19)
Thus, the reduced form of 38 : 57 is 2 : 3.

Concept: Properties of Ratio
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Balbharati Mathematics 1 Algebra 9th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 4 Ratio and Proportion
Practice Set 4.1 | Q 1.2 | Page 61