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**The proportion of Milk and water in three samples is 2 : 1, 3 : 2 and 5 : 3. A mixture containing equal quantities of all three samples is made. The ratio of Milk and water in the mixture is –**

A. 227 : 133
B. 133 : 227
C. 99 : 61
D. 61 : 99
**Answer: Option A**

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Solution(By Apex Team)

Proportion of milk in 3 samples is $\Large\frac{2}{3},\frac{3}{5},\frac{5}{8}$
Proportion of water in 3 samples is $\Large\frac{1}{3},\frac{3}{5},\frac{3}{8}$
Total proportion in milk = $\Large\frac{2}{3}+\frac{3}{5}+\frac{5}{8}=\frac{227}{120}$
Total proportion in water = $\Large\frac{1}{3}+\frac{3}{5}+\frac{3}{8}=\frac{133}{120}$
Required proportion $=227 : 133$

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