Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A kennel has 90 dogs in total, some are puppies and some are adult dogs. The ratio of puppies to adult dogs in a kennel is 2 : 3. How many adult dogs are there?

 

 

 

2 a. In a cookie mix, we find oatmeal cookies, butter cookies, and raisin cookies in a ratio of 5 : 1 : 3. If a bag of the mix contains 40 oatmeal cookies, how many butter cookies are there?

 

 

 

3 a. A kennel has 125 dogs in total, some are puppies and some are adult dogs. The ratio of puppies to adult dogs in a kennel is 2 : 3. How many adult dogs are there?

 

 

 

4 a. A kennel has 85 dogs in total, some are puppies and some are adult dogs. The ratio of puppies to adult dogs in a kennel is 3 : 2. How many puppies are there?

 

 

 

5 a. A jar azuki beans and kidney beans in a ratio of 3 : 8, and 420 of the beans are azuki beans. How many beans in total are there in the jar?

 

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. There are 54 adult dogs.
2 a. There are 8 butter cookies.
3 a. There are 75 adult dogs.
4 a. There are 51 puppies.
5 a. The jar contains 1540 beans.


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