## Ratios and Proportions

In a test match in cricket, the scores of Rohit and Virat in the first innings are in the ratio of 13 : 16. In the second innings as compared to the first innings, their scores increase by the same number of runs and their scores are in the ratio of 53 : 62 in the second innings. What is the ratio of Virat’s second innings score and his first innings score?

A. 5: 4
B. 31: 24
C. 30: 23
D. 31 : 25

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### 7 comments

1. 13x+a=53y
16x+a=62y
Solving these equations
x:y=3:1
Now we can find required ans by using x:y
Ans=31:24

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