Answer :

Let numerator be x and denominator be x + 4

When 2 is subtracted from numerator it becomes x - 2

When 1 is added to the denominator it becomes x + 5

According to the problem

8(x - 2) = x + 5

⇒ 8x - 16 = x + 5

⇒ 7x = 21

⇒ x = 3

So the fraction is

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