# Thread: Graph, Ratio and %

1. ## 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

2. ## Re: Graph, Ratio and %

Hey ift38375.

Hint: What are the values of profit for 2000 and 2001 as shown in the graph?

3. ## Re: Graph, Ratio and %

Hello Expert, You are talking about which values in Graph.....There are no any values just given only percent.

4. ## Re: Graph, Ratio and %

You can still find ratios with percentages.

How ??

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With a percentage increase, you have new_value = old_value*(1+percentage_increase/100).

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What will be the values of new_value, old_value and percentage_increase..
can you plz solve this question as per given Graph..

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Its better if I don't just give the whole answer, but I'll say that for your problem percentage_increase = 60%

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Anyone else who can help me out ................