Nagwa uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Learn more about our Privacy Policy.

Lesson: Ratios

Sample Question Videos

Worksheet • 25 Questions • 2 Videos

Q1:

Complete the following: At an ice-cream shop, the ratio of small ice-cream cones sold to large ice-cream cones was 5 9 . For every large ice-cream cones sold, there were small ice-cream cones sold.

  • A9, 5
  • B9, 14
  • C5, 9
  • D14, 5
  • E5, 14

Q2:

If there are 8 tennis balls and 5 tennis rackets, which of the following statements is true?

  • AThe ratio of tennis balls to tennis rackets is 8 5 .
  • BThe ratio of tennis balls to tennis rackets is 5 1 3 .
  • CThe ratio of tennis balls to tennis rackets is 5 8 .
  • DFor every 8 tennis rackets, there are 5 tennis balls.
  • EFor every 5 tennis balls, there are 8 tennis rackets.

Q3:

Complete the following: At a coffee shop, the ratio of the number of cups of coffee sold to the number of cups of tea was 8 2 . For every cups of coffee sold, there were cups of tea sold.

  • A8, 2
  • B10, 2
  • C2, 8
  • D2, 10
  • E2, 4

Q4:

For every 4 regular sodas sold at a market, there are 2 diet sodas sold. What is the ratio of diet sodas sold to the total number of sodas sold?

  • A 2 6
  • B 2 4
  • C 6 2
  • D 6 4
  • E 4 6

Q5:

If there are 2 pickles and 4 onions in a burger, determine which of the following statements is true?

  • AThe ratio of pickles to onions is 2 4 .
  • BFor every 2 pickles, there are 2 onions.
  • CThe ratio of pickles to onions is 4 2 .
  • DFor every 4 pickles, there are 4 onions.
  • EFor every 4 pickles, there are 2 onions.

Q6:

Complete the following: Sameh and Shady are selling lemonade. The ratio of the lemonades that Sameh sold to those that Shady sold was . Out of lemonades sold, have been sold by Shady.

  • A7, 3
  • B4, 7
  • C3, 4
  • D4, 3
  • E3, 7

Q7:

Write this ratio in its simplest form: The ratio of the perimeter of a square to its side length.

  • A 4 1
  • B 1 4
  • C 1 1 6
  • D 1 6 1

Q8:

Complete the following: At a burger shop, the ratio of hot dogs to burgers sold was 4 8 . For every burgers sold, there are hot dogs sold.

  • A8, 4
  • B12, 4
  • C4, 8
  • D4, 12
  • E8, 12

Q9:

If 8 nails are used and 2 chairs were built, which of the following statements is true?

  • AThere are 8 nails used for every 2 chairs built.
  • BThere are 8 nails used for every 8 chair built.
  • CThere are 2 nails used for every 8 chairs built.
  • DThe ratio of the nails used to the chairs built is 2 8 .
  • EThe ratio of the chairs built to the nails used is 8 2 .

Q10:

For every 3 male fish in a fishbowl, there are 7 females. What is the ratio of the male to female fish in the bowl?

  • A 3 7
  • B 7 1 0
  • C 7 3
  • D 1 0 3
  • E 3 1 0

Q11:

For every 7 bags, Nada has 5 pairs of shoes. What is the ratio of the bags to the total number of bags and shoes?

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E

Q12:

Last year, the baseball team had 8 third-grade students and 7 fourth-grade students. What was the ratio of the fourth-grade students to third-grade students on the team?

  • A 7 8
  • B 1 5 7
  • C 8 7
  • D 8 1 5
  • E 7 1 5

Q13:

What is the ratio between lengths and in its simplest form?

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Q14:

Complete the following: There are 5 boys and 7 girls in a summer camp. Out of students, of them are boys.

  • A12, 5
  • B12, 7
  • C5, 12
  • D7, 5
  • E5, 7

Q15:

In maths, a student scored 50 marks out of 52 in the exam. Find the ratio of his mark to the full mark in its simplest form.

  • A 2 5 2 6
  • B 2 6 2 5
  • C 5 1 2 5
  • D 2 5 5 1

Q16:

If the total number of boys and girls in a school is 595, where the number of boys is 384, find the ratio between the number of boys and the number of girls.

  • A 3 8 4 2 1 1
  • B 2 1 1 5 9 5
  • C 2 1 1 3 8 4
  • D 5 9 5 3 8 4
  • E 3 8 4 5 9 5

Q17:

A teacher asked the students to find an equivalent expression for 6 to 8. The first students said it was 6 8 , while the second student said it was 8 6 . Who has the correct answer?

  • Athe second student
  • Bthe first student

Q18:

In a doctor’s bag, for every 9 bandages, there are 6 syringes. What is the ratio of bandages to syringes?

  • A 9 6
  • B 9 1 5
  • C 6 9
  • D 1 5 6
  • E 6 1 5

Q19:

Complete the following: At a toy shop, the ratio of dolls to cars was 3 5 . For every dolls, there were cars.

  • A3, 5
  • B8, 5
  • C5, 3
  • D5, 8
  • E3, 8

Q20:

A shop sells 10 CDs for $5. Bassem said, “We can write a ratio of 5 : 10 or $0.50 per CD.” Karim said, “We can write a ratio of 10 : 5 or 2 CDs per dollar.” Who is correct?

  • ABoth of them are correct.
  • BBassemonly
  • CBoth of them are incorrect.
  • DKarimonly

Q21:

If the ratio of red marbles to blue marbles in a bag is 4 1 , which of the following statements is true?

  • AFor every 4 red marbles, we have 1 blue marble.
  • BFor every 1 red marble, we have 5 blue marbles.
  • CFor every 1 red marble, we have 4 blue marbles.
  • DFor every 5 red marbles, we have 4 blue marbles.
  • EFor every 4 red marbles, we have 5 blue marbles.

Q22:

Which of the following has an equivalent ratio to that of the shown figure?

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E

Q23:

For every 5 green apples in an orchard, there were 8 red ones. What is the ratio of green apples to red apples?

  • A 5 8
  • B 8 1 3
  • C 8 5
  • D 1 3 8
  • E 5 1 3

Q24:

For every 5 airplane takeoffs from an airport lot, there are 5 airplane landings. What is the ratio of airplane takeoffs to airplane takeoffs and landings?

  • A 5 1 0
  • B 5 1
  • C 1 0 5
  • D 1 5
  • E 5 5

Q25:

Determine whether the following statement is true or false: 𝑥 𝑦 is a ratio, where for every 𝑥 units of one quantity there are 𝑦 units of another quantity.

  • Afalse
  • Btrue
Preview