Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A herd of 21 horses has 18 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

2 a. Matthew drew 1 heart and 23 circles. What is the ratio of circles to hearts?

 

 

3 a. A group of preschoolers has 2 boys and 22 girls. What is the ratio of girls to boys?

 

 

4 a. Connor drew 5 hearts, 14 stars, and 9 circles. What is the ratio of stars to hearts?

 

 

5 a. A group of preschoolers has 4 boys and 26 girls. What is the ratio of girls to boys?

 

 

6 a. A pattern has 8 blue triangles to every 12 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of yellow triangles to blue triangles?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 1 : 7
2 a. 23 : 1
3 a. 11 : 1
4 a. 14 : 5
5 a. 13 : 2
6 a. 3 : 2


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