Q. 184.4( 21 Votes )

The numerator of

Answer :

Le the denominator is x


Numerator is x - 3


Fraction = =


According to the question:


Numerator is increased by 2 and Denominator is increased by 5, then fraction is 1/2




On cross multiplication, we get

2(x - 1) = x + 5

2x - 2 = x + 5

2x - x = 2 + 5

x = 7

Therefore Denominator = 7


Numerator = x - 3 = 7 - 3 = 4 


Therefore fraction = 4/7

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