Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. In a cookie mix, we find raisin cookies, no-bake cookies, and molasses cookies in a ratio of 6 : 4 : 2. If a bag of the mix contains 34 molasses cookies, how many raisin cookies are there?




2 a. Ava and Sophia share a reward of $117 in a ratio of 5 : 4. What fraction of the total reward does Ava get?




3 a. A kennel has 120 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 adult dogs are there?




4 a. A jar black beans and pinto beans in a ratio of 3 : 2, and 660 of the beans are black beans. How many beans in total are there in the jar?




5 a. The ratio of girls to boys in a a chess club was 1 : 4. There were 32 boys. How many girls were there in the club?




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Answer Key

1 a. There are 102 raisin cookies.
2 a. Ava gets 5/9 of the total.
3 a. There are 72 adult dogs.
4 a. The jar contains 1100 beans.
5 a. There were 8 girls.

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