Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A herd of 26 horses has 7 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of white to black horses?

 

 

2 a. A group of preschoolers has 12 boys and 11 girls. What is the ratio of girls to boys?

 

 

3 a. A group of preschoolers has 1 boy and 11 girls. What is the ratio of girls to boys?

 

 

4 a. A herd of 27 horses has 3 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to white horses?

 

 

5 a. A group of preschoolers has 8 boys and 14 girls. What is the ratio of boys to all children?

 

 

6 a. A herd of 26 horses has 6 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to white horses?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 7 : 19
2 a. 11 : 12
3 a. 11 : 1
4 a. 8 : 1
5 a. 4 : 11
6 a. 10 : 3


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