Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A herd of 19 horses has 1 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

2 a. A chess club has 28 members, of which 7 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of females to males?

 

 

3 a. A pattern has 4 blue triangles to every 20 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of blue triangles to all triangles?

 

 

4 a. A math club has 28 members, of which 7 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of males to all club members?

 

 

5 a. A chess club has 24 members, of which 7 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of females to males?

 

 

6 a. A swimming club has 21 members, of which 19 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of females to males?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 18 : 19
2 a. 3 : 1
3 a. 1 : 6
4 a. 1 : 4
5 a. 17 : 7
6 a. 2 : 19


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