Ratio Problems Worksheet

Solve.If the problem asks for a ratio, give it in simplified form.

1 a. A jar contains 1560 beans. Of them, 1040 are azuki beans and the rest are kidney beans. What is the ratio of azuki beans to all the beans?

 

 

 

2 a. A kennel has 35 dogs in total, some are puppies and some are adult dogs. The ratio of puppies to adult dogs in a kennel is 3 : 2. How many adult dogs are there?

 

 

 

3 a. The ratio of girls to boys in a a swimming club was 5 : 4. There were 35 girls. How many total members were there in the club?

 

 

 

4 a. A jar contains 810 beans. Of all the beans, 5/9 are kidney beans and the rest are black beans. What is the ratio of kidney beans to black beans?

 

 

 

5 a. A jar contains 1500 beans. Of all the beans, 3/5 are pinto beans and the rest are white beans. What is the ratio of pinto beans to white beans?

 

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. The ratio of azuki beans to all beans is 2 : 3.
2 a. There are 14 adult dogs.
3 a. There were 63 members.
4 a. The ratio of kidney beans to black beans is 5 : 4.
5 a. The ratio of pinto beans to white beans is 3 : 2.


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