Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. The ratio of girls to boys in a a swimming club was 4 : 4. There were 36 girls. How many total members were there in the club?




2 a. A truck is carrying apple juice, pineapple juice, and pear juice bottles in a ratio of 6 : 1 : 3. If there are 13 pineapple juice bottles, then how many pear juice bottles are there?




3 a. A truck is carrying peach juice, pear juice, and apple juice bottles in a ratio of 2 : 2 : 6. If there are 26 pear juice bottles, then how many apple juice bottles are there?




4 a. Jayden and Ava share a reward of $144 in a ratio of 2 : 6. What fraction of the total reward does Jayden get?




5 a. In a cookie mix, we find thumbprint cookies, molasses cookies, and snickerdoodle cookies in a ratio of 4 : 1 : 2. If a bag of the mix contains 52 thumbprint cookies, how many molasses cookies are there?




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Answer Key

1 a. There were 72 members.
2 a. There are 1209 pear juice bottles.
3 a. There are 1248 apple juice bottles.
4 a. Jayden gets 1/4 of the total.
5 a. There are 13 molasses cookies.

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