Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A gardening club has 21 members, of which 16 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of females to males?

 

 

2 a. Logan drew 8 hearts and 17 circles. What is the ratio of circles to all shapes?

 

 

3 a. A herd of 26 horses has 4 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of white to black horses?

 

 

4 a. A jar contains 22 marbles, of which 8 are blue, 4 are red, and the rest are green. What is the ratio of blue marbles to red marbles to green marbles?

 

 

5 a. A group of preschoolers has 4 boys and 17 girls. What is the ratio of girls to all children?

 

 

6 a. A jar contains 22 marbles, of which 5 are blue, 5 are red, and the rest are green. What is the ratio of blue marbles to green marbles?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 5 : 16
2 a. 17 : 25
3 a. 2 : 11
4 a. 4 : 2 : 5
5 a. 17 : 21
6 a. 5 : 12


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