Expressing Ratios

Expressing Ratios

Ratio of Boys and Girls

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Ratio of Boys and Girls

There are 200 boys and 100 girls at Thurgood Marshall Middle School.

Complete the following sentences using each of the given quantities shown below only once.

  • The ratio of boys to girls is _____.                                          
  • Of all the students, _____ are girls.                                        
  • _____ of all the students are boys.                                        
  • One out of every _____ students is a girl.                              
  • For every 2 boys, there is _____ girl.                                     
  • There are _____ as many girls as boys.                               
  • There are _____ times as many boys as girls.                      

            2:1            1            2 3            3            13            half            2

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