# ALLIGATION AND MIXTURE NOTE BY RAKESH YADAV SIR

Mixture and Alligation shortcut tricks are very important thing to know for your exams. Time is the main factor in competitive exams. If you know time management then everything will be easier for you. Most of us miss that part. Few examples on mixture and alligation shortcuts is given in this post.

Mixture: Mixing of two or more than two type of quantities gives us a mixture.
Quantities of these elements can be expressed as percentage or ratio.

(1) Percentage:- (20% of sugar in water)

(2)Fraction:- A solution of sugar and water such that
(sugar : water = 1:4)

Alligation: Alligation is a rule which is used to solve the problems related to mixture and its ingredient. It is the rule that enables us to find the ratio in which two or more ingredients at the given price must be mixed to produce a mixture of desired price.

Alligation Rule:-

When two elements are mixed to make a mixture and one of the elements is cheaper and other one is costlier then