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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