What is the first part:

Rs. 782 divided into three parts proportional to the fractions 1/2, 2/3,  and 3/4  Then the first part is:

  1. 204
  2. 248
  3. 224
  4. 246
Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 8th January 2016 in Maths.
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Answer: (1) 204

Explanation:-
The ratio of three parts = 1/2: 2/3: 3/4
= 2 x 3 : 4 x 2 : 3 x 3
= 6: 8: 9

So, the first part = 782 x 6/(6 + 8 + 9)
= 782 x 6/23
= 34 x 6
= Rs. 204

Hence, the correct answer is option (1) 204.

Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 8th January 2016.
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