Answer :

Ratio of ages \(= \frac{15}{12} = \frac{5}{4} \) = 5 : 4

Hence, mother wants to divide Rs 36 in the ratio of 5: 4

Terms of 5: 4 are 5 and 4

Sum of these terms = 5 + 4 = 9

Here Shreya will get \(\frac{5}{9} \) of total money and

Sangeeta will get \(\frac{4}{9} \) of total money

The amount Shreya get = \(\frac{5}{9} × 36 \) = 20

The amount Sangeeta get = \(\frac{4}{9} × 36 \) = 16

Therefore Shreya will get Rs 20 and Sangeeta will get Rs 16

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