Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. Riley has nickels, dimes, and quarters in the ratio of 3 : 1 : 5. If 70 of Riley's coins are quarters, how many nickels and dimes does Riley have?




2 a. In a cookie mix, we find oatmeal cookies, chocolate chip cookies, and cinnamon cookies in a ratio of 1 : 3 : 2. If a bag of the mix contains 24 cinnamon cookies, how many oatmeal cookies are there?




3 a. Ethan and Isabella share a reward of $120 in a ratio of 2 : 4. What fraction of the total reward does Ethan get?




4 a. A jar contains 420 beans. Of all the beans, 5/7 are azuki beans and the rest are cranberry beans. What is the ratio of azuki beans to cranberry beans?




5 a. The ratio of girls to boys in a a swimming club was 3 : 2. There were 24 girls. How many total members were there in the club?




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Answer Key

1 a. Riley has 42 nickels and 14 dimes.
2 a. There are 12 oatmeal cookies.
3 a. Ethan gets 1/3 of the total.
4 a. The ratio of azuki beans to cranberry beans is 5 : 2.
5 a. There were 40 members.

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