Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A kennel has 135 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?

 

 

 

2 a. A jar contains 1800 beans. Of all the beans, 1/3 are mung beans and the rest are pinto beans. What is the ratio of mung beans to pinto beans?

 

 

 

3 a. Nathan has nickels, dimes, and quarters in the ratio of 3 : 1 : 5. If 27 of Nathan's coins are nickels, how many dimes and quarters does Nathan have?

 

 

 

4 a. Caden and Ava share a reward of $88 in a ratio of 1 : 7. What fraction of the total reward does Ava get?

 

 

 

5 a. Alexander has nickels, dimes, and quarters in the ratio of 2 : 4 : 6. If 30 of Alexander's coins are nickels, how many dimes and quarters does Alexander have?

 

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. There are 81 adult dogs.
2 a. The ratio of mung beans to pinto beans is 1 : 2.
3 a. Nathan has 9 dimes and 45 quarters.
4 a. Ava gets 7/8 of the total.
5 a. Alexander has 60 dimes and 90 quarters.


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