Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. Ella drew 18 hearts, 11 stars, and 19 circles. What is the ratio of circles to hearts?

 

 

1 b. A herd of 45 horses has 16 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

2 a. A jar contains 46 marbles, of which 23 are blue, 21 are red, and the rest are green. What is the ratio of green marbles to all marbles?

 

 

2 b. A chess club has 37 members, of which 22 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of males to all club members?

 

 

3 a. A herd of 49 horses has 28 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to white horses?

 

 

3 b. A group of preschoolers has 14 boys and 20 girls. What is the ratio of boys to all children?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 19 : 18
1 b. 29 : 45
2 a. 1 : 23
2 b. 22 : 37
3 a. 3 : 4
3 b. 7 : 17


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