A. 1:2

**B. 2:3**

C. 3:4

D. 3:5

Let the ratio be k : 1. Then,

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k * 16.4 + 1 * 15.4 = (k + 1) * 15.8

= (16.4 – 15.8)k = (15.8 – 15.4)

= k = 0.4/0.6 = 2/3

Required ratio = 2/3 : 1 = **2:3**

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