Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. Ava and Ethan share a reward of $40 in a ratio of 4 : 4. How much does Ethan get?




2 a. A jar contains 720 beans. Of them, 540 are cranberry beans and the rest are navy beans. What is the ratio of cranberry beans to all the beans?




3 a. A kennel has 75 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 adult dogs are there?




4 a. In a cookie mix, we find oatmeal cookies, butter cookies, and vanilla cookies in a ratio of 3 : 2 : 7. If a bag of the mix contains 140 vanilla cookies, how many oatmeal cookies are there?




5 a. A truck is carrying mango juice, tomato juice, and grape juice bottles in a ratio of 2 : 1 : 2. If there are 14 tomato juice bottles, then how many grape juice bottles are there?




Page 2

Answer Key

1 a. Ethan gets $20.
2 a. The ratio of cranberry beans to all beans is 3 : 4.
3 a. There are 60 adult dogs.
4 a. There are 60 oatmeal cookies.
5 a. There are 658 grape juice bottles.

Copying permission: You are free to copy this worksheet to any number of students for their mathematics work. Do not distribute on websites, books, or any such material without permission. Copyright Maria Miller / HomeschoolMath.net free worksheets