Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A kennel has 150 dogs in total, some are puppies and some are adult dogs. The ratio of puppies to adult dogs in a kennel is 2 : 3. How many puppies are there?

 

 

 

2 a. Alexander has 152 coins. Of the coins, 1/8 are nickels, 6/8 are dimes, and the rest are quarters. What is the ratio of Alexander's nickels to dimes to quarters?

 

 

 

3 a. A kennel has 110 dogs in total, some are puppies and some are adult dogs. The ratio of puppies to adult dogs in a kennel is 1 : 4. How many puppies are there?

 

 

 

4 a. A kennel has 50 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 puppies are there?

 

 

 

5 a. A bag contains 140 marbles, some white and some green. The ratio of white marbles to green ones is 5 : 2. How many white marbles are there?

 

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. There are 60 puppies.
2 a. The ratio is 1 : 6 : 1.
3 a. There are 22 puppies.
4 a. There are 30 puppies.
5 a. There are 100 white marbles.


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