## Word Problem Database

### Ratio Word Problems - Level 1

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A fence post in Tina's garden is 4 feet tall.

When she measured the fence post’s shadow, she found that it was 12 feet long.

A tree in Tina’s yard had a shadow of 72 feet.

How tall is the tree?

The ratio of Kate's stickers to Jenna's stickers is 7:4.

Kate has 21 stickers.

How many stickers does Jenna have?

Chef Pillsbury's secret recipe requires 7 eggs for every 2 cups of flour.

How many eggs will he need if he uses 8 cups of flour?

The ratio of the length of a rectangle to its width is 6:5.

Its length is 24 inches.

What is its width?

The ratio of the length of Joey’s rope to Chad’s rope is 8:3.

Joey’s rope is 56 cm long.

How long is Chad’s rope?