Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A truck is carrying grapefruit juice, pineapple juice, and tomato juice bottles in a ratio of 2 : 6 : 3. If there are 108 pineapple juice bottles, then how many tomato juice bottles are there?




2 a. A kennel has 60 dogs in total, some are puppies and some are adult dogs. The ratio of puppies to adult dogs in a kennel is 2 : 3. How many puppies are there?




3 a. Grace has 121 coins. Of the coins, 7/11 are nickels, 1/11 are dimes, and the rest are quarters. What is the ratio of Grace's nickels to dimes to quarters?




4 a. A bag contains 144 marbles, some transparent and some white. The ratio of transparent marbles to white ones is 5 : 4. How many white marbles are there?




5 a. Grace has nickels, dimes, and quarters in the ratio of 2 : 2 : 7. If 16 of Grace's coins are dimes, how many nickels and quarters does Grace have?




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Answer Key

1 a. There are 1836 tomato juice bottles.
2 a. There are 24 puppies.
3 a. The ratio is 7 : 1 : 3.
4 a. There are 64 white marbles.
5 a. Grace has 16 nickels and 56 quarters.

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