# The monthly incomes of Peter and Paul are in the ratio of 4:3

Ratio Proportion
The monthly incomes of Peter and Paul are in the ratio of 4:3. Their expenses are in the ratio of 3:2. If each saves Rs. 6,000 at the end of the month, their monthly incomes respectively are (in Rs.)

- 24,000 and 18,000
- 28,000 and 21,000
- 32,000 and 24,000
- 34,000 and 26,000

### Answer

Income = 4x : 3x

Expense = 3y : 2y

Saving = Income - Expense = 6000

4x - 3y = 6000 and 3x - 2y = 6000

4x - 3y = 3x - 2y

x = y = 6000

**The correct option is A.**