Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A herd of 30 horses has 6 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to white horses?

 

 

2 a. Ella drew 13 hearts, 2 stars, and 9 circles. What is the ratio of stars to hearts?

 

 

3 a. A pattern has 5 blue triangles to every 10 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of blue triangles to all triangles?

 

 

4 a. A herd of 27 horses has 12 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

5 a. A herd of 24 horses has 18 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of white to black horses?

 

 

6 a. A pattern has 3 blue triangles to every 9 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of yellow triangles to blue triangles?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 4 : 1
2 a. 2 : 13
3 a. 1 : 3
4 a. 5 : 9
5 a. 3 : 1
6 a. 3 : 1


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