Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. In a cookie mix, we find pinwheel cookies, almond cookies, and raisin cookies in a ratio of 3 : 1 : 5. If a bag of the mix contains 57 pinwheel cookies, how many almond cookies are there?

 

 

 

2 a. A bag contains 65 marbles, some green and some transparent. The ratio of green marbles to transparent ones is 3 : 2. How many green marbles are there?

 

 

 

3 a. Gavin has nickels, dimes, and quarters in the ratio of 2 : 5 : 5. If 90 of Gavin's coins are quarters, how many nickels and dimes does Gavin have?

 

 

 

4 a. A jar contains 640 beans. Of them, 80 are mung beans and the rest are pinto beans. What is the ratio of mung beans to all the beans?

 

 

 

5 a. Lucas has nickels, dimes, and quarters in the ratio of 1 : 1 : 3. If 18 of Lucas's coins are quarters, how many nickels and dimes does Lucas have?

 

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. There are 19 almond cookies.
2 a. There are 39 green marbles.
3 a. Gavin has 36 nickels and 90 dimes.
4 a. The ratio of mung beans to all beans is 1 : 8.
5 a. Lucas has 6 nickels and 6 dimes.


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