Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A swimming club has 18 members, of which 6 are males and the rest are females. What is the ratio of females to males?

 

 

2 a. A pattern has 5 blue triangles to every 30 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of blue triangles to all triangles?

 

 

3 a. A jar contains 28 marbles, of which 3 are blue, 4 are red, and the rest are green. What is the ratio of green marbles to all marbles?

 

 

4 a. Matthew drew 4 hearts and 33 circles. What is the ratio of hearts to all shapes?

 

 

5 a. A herd of 37 horses has 11 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to all horses?

 

 

6 a. A herd of 33 horses has 15 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of black horses to white horses?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 2 : 1
2 a. 1 : 7
3 a. 3 : 4
4 a. 4 : 37
5 a. 26 : 37
6 a. 6 : 5


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