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## Question

In a sports club,the ratio of football, cricket and badminton players is 2:3:5,due to new entries the number of football, cricket and badminton players increased by 250% , 33.33% and 60% respectively . what is the new ratio of football, cricket and badminton players?

a) 4:7:8

**b) 7:4:8**

c) 6:3:5

d) 1:5:7

## Solution

Ratio of football, cricket and badminton players are 2:3:5 Football players is increased by 250% , 2 is 100% , so we have to find 100% + 250% = 350% of 2 = 2 * 3.5 =7 Cricket players is increased by 33.33 % , 3 is 100% , so we have to find 100% + 33.33% = 133.33% of 3 = 3 * 1.33 =3.99 approx 4 Badminton players is increased by 60% , 5 is 100% , so we have to find 100% + 60% = 160% of 5 = 5 * 1.6 =8So new ratio is = 7:4:8