Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. An astronomy club has 14 members, of which 2 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of females to males?

 

 

2 a. A herd of 29 horses has 16 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

3 a. A pattern has 15 blue triangles to every 15 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of yellow triangles to all triangles?

 

 

4 a. A herd of 30 horses has 8 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of white to black horses?

 

 

5 a. A gardening club has 26 members, of which 6 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of females to all club members?

 

 

6 a. A chess club has 26 members, of which 2 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of males to all club members?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 6 : 1
2 a. 13 : 29
3 a. 1 : 2
4 a. 4 : 11
5 a. 10 : 13
6 a. 1 : 13


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