Aptitude Discussion

Q. |
If $40\%$ of a number is equal to two-third of another number, what is the ratio of first number to the second number? |

✖ A. |
$2:5$ |

✖ B. |
$3:7$ |

✖ C. |
$7:3$ |

✔ D. |
$5:3$ |

**Sanju Sharma**

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**Anurag**

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I think the question needs to be modified. Instead of 40 of a number, it should be 40 percent of a number.

Thank you for letting me know, corrected the typo.

**Raji**

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I'm confused.. it's 1/5:1/3.

IF A is smaller than B then so is its ratio

u wrote 5 instead of 3 in given solution ax2/5=bx2/3