Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. Jacob and Ava share a reward of $30 in a ratio of 4 : 2. How much does Jacob get?

 

 

 

2 a. A kennel has 75 dogs in total, some are puppies and some are adult dogs. The ratio of puppies to adult dogs in a kennel is 1 : 4. How many puppies are there?

 

 

 

3 a. A jar contains 990 beans. Of them, 630 are azuki beans and the rest are lima beans. What is the ratio of azuki beans to all the beans?

 

 

 

4 a. A jar contains 1350 beans. Of all the beans, 1/3 are black beans and the rest are lima beans. What is the ratio of black beans to lima beans?

 

 

 

5 a. In a cookie mix, we find molasses cookies, raisin cookies, and almond cookies in a ratio of 5 : 1 : 2. If a bag of the mix contains 45 molasses cookies, how many raisin cookies are there?

 

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. Jacob gets $20.
2 a. There are 15 puppies.
3 a. The ratio of azuki beans to all beans is 7 : 11.
4 a. The ratio of black beans to lima beans is 1 : 2.
5 a. There are 9 raisin cookies.


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