Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A jar contains 16 marbles, of which 1 is blue, 2 are red, and the rest are green. What is the ratio of green marbles to red marbles?

 

 

2 a. Connor drew 1 heart, 8 stars, and 6 circles. What is the ratio of stars to hearts?

 

 

3 a. Emma drew 16 hearts and 10 circles. What is the ratio of circles to hearts?

 

 

4 a. A group of preschoolers has 8 boys and 13 girls. What is the ratio of girls to all children?

 

 

5 a. A pattern has 8 blue triangles to every 16 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of yellow triangles to blue triangles?

 

 

6 a. A jar contains 15 marbles, of which 1 is blue, 2 are red, and the rest are green. What is the ratio of green marbles to all marbles?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 13 : 2
2 a. 8 : 1
3 a. 5 : 8
4 a. 13 : 21
5 a. 2 : 1
6 a. 4 : 5


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