Ratios and Proportions
These are practice problems on ratios
COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES Recently, a small college had an enrollment of
1,342 students and a total of 215 faculty. What was the student-faculty ratio
for this college? Write your answer as both a mixed number in simplest form
and a decimal rounded to the nearest hundredth.
___________ = _____ = _____ =6.24Student
BASKETBALL In the 2000–2001 season, Shaquille O’Neal made 813 field goals out of
1,422 attempts. What was Shaquille O’Neal’s ratio of successful field goals to
attempts? Write your answer as both a fraction in simplest form and a decimal
rounded to the nearest thousandth.
_____________ = ______ = ______ =1.74
Field goal made 813
Field goal attemped 1422
Students from Voise Academy high school have 630 students and
only 25 faculty member’s. what is the student to faculty ratio
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