If two quantities p and q vary inversely with each other, then ______. - Mathematics

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If two quantities p and q vary inversely with each other, then ______.

Options

  • `p/q` remains constant

  • p + q remains constant

  • p × q remains constant

  • p – q remains constant

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Solution

If two quantities p and q vary inversely with each other, then p × q remains constant.

Explanation:

Since, in inverse proportion, an increase in p cause a proportional decrease in q and vice-versa.

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Chapter 10: Direct and Inverse Proportions - Exercise [Page 317]

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NCERT Exemplar Mathematics Class 8
Chapter 10 Direct and Inverse Proportions
Exercise | Q 14 | Page 317

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