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 gardening club was 3 : 6. There were 30 boys. How many girls were there in the club?

 

 

 

2 a. The ratio of girls to boys in a a chess club was 1 : 8. There were 56 boys. How many girls were there in the club?

 

 

 

3 a. A bag contains 88 marbles, some blue and some red. The ratio of blue marbles to red ones is 6 : 2. How many blue marbles are there?

 

 

 

4 a. A kennel has 95 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?

 

 

 

5 a. Grace has nickels, dimes, and quarters in the ratio of 1 : 2 : 4. If 18 of Grace's coins are dimes, how many nickels and quarters does Grace have?

 

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. There were 15 girls.
2 a. There were 7 girls.
3 a. There are 66 blue marbles.
4 a. There are 19 puppies.
5 a. Grace has 9 nickels and 36 quarters.


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