Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A herd of 21 horses has 7 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of white to black horses?

 

 

2 a. A group of preschoolers has 16 boys and 9 girls. What is the ratio of girls to all children?

 

 

3 a. Matthew drew 10 hearts and 19 circles. What is the ratio of circles to all shapes?

 

 

4 a. A pattern has 4 blue triangles to every 16 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of yellow triangles to all triangles?

 

 

5 a. A pattern has 2 blue triangles to every 6 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of yellow triangles to all triangles?

 

 

6 a. Matthew drew 7 hearts and 12 circles. What is the ratio of hearts to all shapes?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 1 : 2
2 a. 9 : 25
3 a. 19 : 29
4 a. 4 : 5
5 a. 3 : 4
6 a. 7 : 19


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