# In the Example Below, Find the Proportion of the First Number to the Second. 24, 56 - Mathematics

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In the example below, find the proportion of the first number to the second.

24, 56

#### Solution

24 : 56 = 24/56 = (24 div 8)/(56 div 8)       (HCF of 24 and 56 = 8)

= 3/7 = 3 : 7

Concept: Concept of Ratio
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#### APPEARS IN

Balbharati Mathematics 6th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 11 Ratio and Proportion
Practice Set 28 | Q 1.1 | Page 59