Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. In a cookie mix, we find chocolate chip cookies, almond cookies, and vanilla cookies in a ratio of 7 : 2 : 2. If a bag of the mix contains 40 almond cookies, how many cookies in total are there?

 

 

 

2 a. A kennel has 145 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 adult dogs are there?

 

 

 

3 a. A truck is carrying apple juice, mango juice, and pear juice bottles in a ratio of 3 : 2 : 2. If there are 32 mango juice bottles, then how many juice bottles in total are there?

 

 

 

4 a. A jar contains 1080 beans. Of all the beans, 2/9 are pinto beans and the rest are mung beans. What is the ratio of pinto beans to mung beans?

 

 

 

5 a. A kennel has 80 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?

 

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. There are a total of 220 cookies.
2 a. There are 87 adult dogs.
3 a. There are 1120 juice bottles in total.
4 a. The ratio of pinto beans to mung beans is 2 : 7.
5 a. There are 48 puppies.


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