Question

The numerator of a fraction is less than its denominator. If the denominator is increased by and the numerator by , the fraction becomes . Find the fraction.

A

B

C

D

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Solution

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Correct option is C)

Let the numerator be and

the denominator be

Given that numerator of a fraction is less than its denominator

Therefore, ------(1)

Given that if the denominator increased by and the numerator by then the fraction is

Therefore,








(from (1))

Therefore, the fraction is

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