If x:y=3:5 and x-y =-2, then the value of x + y is :

  1. 2
  2. 5
  3. 8
  4. 3
Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 27th December 2015 in Maths.
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Answer:  (3) 8 

Explanation:- 
X: Y = 3: 5
Then, the value of X = 3  & Y = 5. 

X – Y = – 2
Put the value of X = 3 & Y = 5
3 – 5 = – 2
 – 2 = – 2

Then, the value of X + Y = 3 + 5
 = 8 

Hence, the correct answer is option (3) 8. 

Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 27th December 2015.
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