Ratio Problems Worksheet

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

1 a. A group of preschoolers has 13 boys and 18 girls. What is the ratio of girls to boys?

 

 

2 a. A pattern has 5 blue triangles to every 35 yellow triangles. What is the ratio of blue triangles to all triangles?

 

 

3 a. A chess club has 40 members, of which 1 is a male and the rest are females. What is the ratio of females to males?

 

 

4 a. A herd of 39 horses has 32 white and some black horses. What is the ratio of white to black horses?

 

 

5 a. A jar contains 17 marbles, of which 1 is blue, 12 are red, and the rest are green. What is the ratio of blue marbles to green marbles?

 

 

6 a. A jar contains 24 marbles, of which 13 are blue, 5 are red, and the rest are green. What is the ratio of blue marbles to red marbles to green marbles?

 

 

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Answer Key

1 a. 18 : 13
2 a. 1 : 8
3 a. 39 : 1
4 a. 32 : 7
5 a. 1 : 4
6 a. 13 : 5 : 6


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