Multiple Choice Questions
Unit A4
Ratio and Proportion
For each of these questions, choose the option (A, B, C or D) that is TRUE.
1
Divide £200 in the ratio 3 : 2. What is the result?
  • (A)
    £140 : £60
  • (B)
    £80 : £120
  • (C)
    £300 : £200
  • (D)
    £120 : £80
2
The ratio of men to women at a party was 6 : 7, respectively.

There were 28 women. Calculate the number of people at the party.

  • (A)
    24
  • (B)
    28
  • (C)
    52
  • (D)
    104
3
A sum of £300 is divided in the ratio 2 : 3.

Calculate the amount of the LARGER share.

  • (A)
    £120
  • (B)
    £150
  • (C)
    £180
  • (D)
    £240
4
A metal is made from copper, zinc and lead in the ratio 13 : 6 : 1. The mass of the zinc is 90 kg.

Calculate the mass of the metal.

  • (A)
    195 kg
  • (B)
    210 kg
  • (C)
    285 kg
  • (D)
    300 kg
5
£x is divided among three boys, Ryan, Keith and Andrew, in the ratio 2 : 3 : 7, respectively.

If Andrew gets £15 more than Keith, what is the value of x ?

  • (A)
    £27
  • (B)
    £45
  • (C)
    £57
  • (D)
    £180
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