# Ratio

Increase in the ratio 20:16 number 10.

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Hint:

Firstly, write the ratio as a fraction. For example, the ratio 3:2 is equivalent to the fraction 3/2 or the number 1.5.

Then, an increase in ratio means multiplication with this fraction(=ratio). The resulting number will increase when the ratio (=fraction) exceeds 1.

Firstly, write the ratio as a fraction. For example, the ratio 3:2 is equivalent to the fraction 3/2 or the number 1.5.

Then, an increase in ratio means multiplication with this fraction(=ratio). The resulting number will increase when the ratio (=fraction) exceeds 1.

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