Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. Nathan has nickels, dimes, and quarters in the ratio of 1 : 8 : 2. If 120 of Nathan's coins are dimes, how many nickels and quarters does Nathan have?

 

 

 

2 a. Zachary has 75 coins. Of the coins, 1/5 are nickels, 1/5 are dimes, and the rest are quarters. What is the ratio of Zachary's nickels to dimes to quarters?

 

 

 

3 a. The ratio of girls to boys in a a gardening club was 1 : 6. There were 6 girls. How many boys were there in the club?

 

 

 

4 a. A jar contains 300 beans. Of all the beans, 2/3 are white beans and the rest are black beans. What is the ratio of white beans to black beans?

 

 

 

5 a. A jar contains 900 beans. Of them, 180 are azuki beans and the rest are white beans. What is the ratio of azuki beans to all the beans?

 

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. Nathan has 15 nickels and 30 quarters.
2 a. The ratio is 1 : 1 : 3.
3 a. There were 36 boys.
4 a. The ratio of white beans to black beans is 2 : 1.
5 a. The ratio of azuki beans to all beans is 1 : 5.


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