Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A jar contains 15 marbles, of which 11 are blue, 2 are red, and the rest are green. What is the ratio of blue marbles to green marbles?

 

 

2 a. A pattern has 2 blue triangles to every 6 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of blue triangles to all triangles?

 

 

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

 

 

4 a. A herd of 29 horses has 6 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

5 a. Chloe drew 21 hearts, 2 stars, and 4 circles. What is the ratio of stars to all shapes?

 

 

6 a. A group of preschoolers has 4 boys and 22 girls. What is the ratio of boys to all children?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 11 : 2
2 a. 1 : 4
3 a. 1 : 1
4 a. 23 : 29
5 a. 2 : 27
6 a. 2 : 13


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