Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A herd of 23 horses has 4 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

2 a. A pattern has 8 blue triangles to every 16 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of yellow triangles to all triangles?

 

 

3 a. A math club has 17 members, of which 8 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of females to all club members?

 

 

4 a. A herd of 28 horses has 11 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of white to black horses?

 

 

5 a. Logan drew 3 hearts and 7 circles. What is the ratio of circles to all shapes?

 

 

6 a. Matthew drew 3 hearts and 20 circles. What is the ratio of circles to hearts?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 19 : 23
2 a. 2 : 3
3 a. 9 : 17
4 a. 11 : 17
5 a. 7 : 10
6 a. 20 : 3


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