Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A herd of 15 horses has 9 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

2 a. A herd of 20 horses has 5 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

3 a. A gardening club has 30 members, of which 4 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of males to all club members?

 

 

4 a. Mia drew 6 hearts, 16 stars, and 1 circle. What is the ratio of stars to all shapes?

 

 

5 a. An astronomy club has 17 members, of which 9 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of males to all club members?

 

 

6 a. Brayden drew 1 heart, 11 stars, and 7 circles. What is the ratio of stars to hearts?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 2 : 5
2 a. 3 : 4
3 a. 2 : 15
4 a. 16 : 23
5 a. 9 : 17
6 a. 11 : 1


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