Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. Elizabeth has 48 coins. Of the coins, 1/8 are nickels, 1/8 are dimes, and the rest are quarters. What is the ratio of Elizabeth's nickels to dimes to quarters?

 

 

 

2 a. A kennel has 150 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. A kennel has 50 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?

 

 

 

4 a. Elizabeth has 80 coins. Of the coins, 2/8 are nickels, 2/8 are dimes, and the rest are quarters. What is the ratio of Elizabeth's nickels to dimes to quarters?

 

 

 

5 a. The ratio of girls to boys in a an astronomy club was 5 : 3. There were 35 girls. How many boys were there in the club?

 

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. The ratio is 1 : 1 : 6.
2 a. There are 60 puppies.
3 a. There are 20 puppies.
4 a. The ratio is 2 : 2 : 4.
5 a. There were 21 boys.


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