## Word Problem Database

### Ratio Word Problems - Level 1

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The ratio of the weight of Meg’s cat to the weight of Anne’s cat is 5:7.

Meg’s cat weighs 20 kg.

How much more does Anne’s cat weigh?

Pat the Painter mixed 3 pints of yellow paint with 4 pints of green paint to make a nifty new color.

He used 27 pints of yellow paint.

How many pints of green paint will he need?

The ratio of boys to girls at the basketball game is 8:5.

There are 30 girls.

How many more boys are there than girls?

Craig and Brian looked for seashells.

For every 9 seashells Craig found, Brian found 7.

Craig found 54 seashells.

How many fewer seashells did Brian find than Craig?

There are 3 packs of crayons available for every 5 students in the art class.

How many students can share 15 packs of crayons?