The ratio of milk and water in 60 Litres of adulterated milk is 2: 1. If the ratio of milk and water is to be 1: 2, then the amount of water to be added further is - Mathematics


The ratio of milk and water in 60 Litres of adulterated milk is 2: 1. If the ratio of milk and water is to be 1: 2, then the amount of water to be added further is


  • 20 Litres

  • 30 Litres

  • 40 Litres

  • 60 Litres



60 Litres


In 60 litres of adulterated milk, water is `=1/3xx60=20` litre

Milk = 40 litre


According to the question,

amount of water to be added be x


x  = 60 litre

Concept: Ratio and Proportion (Entrance Exam)
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