in the ratio 7/8 , if the consequent is 40, what is the antecedent?

Take an ratio

Antecedent is the first term of a ratio and consequent is the second term of ratio.

In the given ratio above

First term = 3 = Antecedent

Second term = 4 = consequent

In the question asked,

and its consequent is 40.

Let its antecedent be *x.*

Hence, the antecedent of given ratio is 35.

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