# Graph, Ratio and %

• Feb 24th 2013, 02:37 AM
ift38375
Graph, Ratio and %
Hello Experts,

Plz find attached jpg file for Graph:

Question)
If the ratio of the profit in 1999 to that in 2000 was 10:17,
what was the ratio of profit in 2000 to that in 2001 ?

1) 17:27
2) 5:8
3) 7:10
4) cannot be determined
5) None of these

KS
• Feb 24th 2013, 05:53 PM
chiro
Re: Graph, Ratio and %
Hey ift38375.

Hint: What are the values of profit for 2000 and 2001 as shown in the graph?
• Feb 24th 2013, 08:02 PM
ift38375
Re: Graph, Ratio and %
Hello Expert, You are talking about which values in Graph.....There are no any values just given only percent.
• Feb 24th 2013, 08:03 PM
chiro
Re: Graph, Ratio and %
You can still find ratios with percentages.
• Feb 24th 2013, 08:10 PM
ift38375
Re: Graph, Ratio and %
How ??
• Feb 24th 2013, 08:11 PM
chiro
Re: Graph, Ratio and %
With a percentage increase, you have new_value = old_value*(1+percentage_increase/100).
• Feb 24th 2013, 08:32 PM
ift38375
Re: Graph, Ratio and %
What will be the values of new_value, old_value and percentage_increase..
can you plz solve this question as per given Graph..
• Feb 24th 2013, 08:35 PM
chiro
Re: Graph, Ratio and %
Its better if I don't just give the whole answer, but I'll say that for your problem percentage_increase = 60%
• Feb 26th 2013, 05:12 AM
ift38375
Re: Graph, Ratio and %
Anyone else who can help me out ................