A drum contain 6 kg of rice. From this 1500 gm taken out for cooking. Find the ratio of the amount taken out to the amount left in the drum.

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Answer:1:3Step-by-step explanation:Left in the drum=

6kg = g

1 kg = 1000 g

6kg = 6 × 1000

=6000g.[tex] = 6000 – 1500 \\ = 4500g[/tex]

=Ratiois1500 : 4500 [simplest form]

[tex] \frac{1500}{4500} \: = \: \frac{1}{3} [/tex]

So,ratiois1:3.Answer:Rice taken out = 1500 g. }

Rice left = 4500 g. }

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