1. | A wheel that has 6 cogs is meshed with a larger wheel of 14 cogs. When the smaller wheel has made 21 revolutions, then the number of revolutions mad by the larger wheel is: |
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Answer: Option B Explanation: Let the required number of revolutions made by larger wheel be x. Then, More cogs, Less revolutions (Indirect Proportion) 14 : 6 :: 21 : x 14 x x = 6 x 21
x = 9. |