**the numerator of a fraction is 4 less than the denominator. if the numerator is decreased by 2 and denominator is increased by 1, then the denominator is eight times the numerator. find the fraction.**

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**the numerator of a fraction is 4 less than the denominator. if the numerator is decreased by 2 and denominator is increased by 1, then the denominator is eight times the numerator. find the fraction.**

answer :The numerator of the fraction is 4 less the denominator. And also it’s given in the question as, If the numerator is decreased by 2 and denominator is increased by 1, then the denominator is 8 times the numerator. Therefore, the fraction is **37** .