# Example 12 - Chapter 12 Class 6 Ratio And Proportion

Last updated at Sept. 26, 2018 by Teachoo

Last updated at Sept. 26, 2018 by Teachoo

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Example 12 A motorbike travels 220 km in 5 litres of petrol. How much distance will it cover in 1.5 litres of petrol?Distance travelled in 5 litres of petrol = 220 km Distance travelled in 1 litres of petrol = 220/5 km Distance travelled in 1.5 litres of petrol = 220/5 × 1.5 km = 44 × 1.5 km = 44 × 15/10 = 44 × 3/2 = 22 × 3 = 66 km

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