Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A herd of 49 horses has 15 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

1 b. A math club has 41 members, of which 22 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of females to males?

 

 

2 a. A gardening club has 49 members, of which 30 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of males to all club members?

 

 

2 b. A jar contains 39 marbles, of which 19 are blue, 16 are red, and the rest are green. What is the ratio of blue marbles to red marbles to green marbles?

 

 

3 a. A pattern has 25 blue triangles to every 25 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of yellow triangles to all triangles?

 

 

3 b. A pattern has 15 blue triangles to every 20 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of yellow triangles to all triangles?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 34 : 49
1 b. 19 : 22
2 a. 30 : 49
2 b. 19 : 16 : 4
3 a. 1 : 2
3 b. 4 : 7


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