Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A jar contains 810 beans. Of all the beans, 2/9 are black beans and the rest are navy beans. What is the ratio of black beans to navy beans?




2 a. Gavin has nickels, dimes, and quarters in the ratio of 2 : 2 : 4. If 20 of Gavin's coins are nickels, how many dimes and quarters does Gavin have?




3 a. The ratio of girls to boys in a a chess club was 4 : 2. There were 20 boys. How many total members were there in the club?




4 a. A truck is carrying cherry juice, passion fruit juice, and mango juice bottles in a ratio of 4 : 2 : 3. If there are 32 passion fruit juice bottles, then how many mango juice bottles are there?




5 a. A kennel has 55 dogs in total, some are puppies and some are adult dogs. The ratio of puppies to adult dogs in a kennel is 3 : 2. How many adult dogs are there?




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Answer Key

1 a. The ratio of black beans to navy beans is 2 : 7.
2 a. Gavin has 20 dimes and 40 quarters.
3 a. There were 60 members.
4 a. There are 1344 mango juice bottles.
5 a. There are 22 adult dogs.

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