This is a series of tutorials regarding ratio word problems. Ratio is defined as the relationship between two numbers where the second number is how many times the first number is contained. In this series of problems, we will learn about the different types of ratio word problems.
How to Solve Word Problems Involving Ratio Part 1 details the intuitive meaning of ratio. It uses arithmetic calculations in order to explain its meaning. After the explanation, the algebraic solution to the problem is also discussed.
How to Solve Word Problems Involving Ratio Part 2 is a continuation of the first part. In this part, the ratio of three quantities are described. Algebraic methods is used as a solution to solve the problem.
How to Solve Word Problems Involving Ratio Part 3 in this post, the ratio of two quantities are given. Then, both quantities are increased resulting to another ratio.
How to Solve Word Problems Involving Ratio Part 4 involves the difference of two numbers whose ratio is given.
If you have more math word problems involving ratio that are different from the ones mention above, feel free to comment below and let us see if we can solve them.