Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. Sophia and Jacob share a reward of $42 in a ratio of 4 : 3. How much does Sophia get?




2 a. A jar contains 490 beans. Of all the beans, 2/7 are lima beans and the rest are mung beans. What is the ratio of lima beans to mung beans?




3 a. Jayden and Madison share a reward of $90 in a ratio of 3 : 2. What fraction of the total reward does Jayden get?




4 a. A jar white beans and navy beans in a ratio of 2 : 1, and 900 of the beans are white beans. How many beans in total are there in the jar?




5 a. In a cookie mix, we find no-bake cookies, snickerdoodle cookies, and spice cookies in a ratio of 1 : 1 : 3. If a bag of the mix contains 51 spice cookies, how many cookies in total are there?




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Answer Key

1 a. Sophia gets $24.
2 a. The ratio of lima beans to mung beans is 2 : 5.
3 a. Jayden gets 3/5 of the total.
4 a. The jar contains 1350 beans.
5 a. There are a total of 85 cookies.

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