How Many did Ken Lose ? If

Ann, Bill and Ken shared some stamps in the ratio 2:3:4. After game, the ratio became 5:2:2. If Ann won 21 stamps, how many did ken lose?

  1. 14
  2. 21
  3. 28
  4. 7
Nitin Baudh Learner Asked on 18th August 2015 in Reasoning Questions.
Add Comment
1 Answer(s)

Answer: (1) 14

Explanation:-
Ann, Bill and Ken shared some stamps in the ratio = 2:3:4.
After game,
The ratio become = 5 : 2 : 2

Ann won 21 stamps,
Then, 5 X – 2 X = 21
3 X = 21
X = 21/3
X = 7

Then, the Ken lose = 4 X – 2 X = 2 X
2 X = 2 x 7 = 14

Hence, the answer is (1) 14.

Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 21st August 2015.
Add Comment

Your Answer

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.