# Worksheet on Comparison of Ratios

Practice the questions given in the worksheet on comparison of ratios. The questions are based on comparing the pairs of two given ratios using less than symbol (<) or greater than (>) symbol, finding the smaller ratio among the given pairs of ratios and finding the greater ratio among the given pairs of ratios.

1. Compare the following ratios:

(i) 7 : 6 and 4 : 9

(ii) 1 : 7 and 5 : 22

(iii) 11 : 14 and 2 : 5

(iv) 3 : 11 and 2 : 15

(v) 10 : 5 and 14 : 9

(vi) 1 : 2 and 13 : 27

2. Which ratio is smaller in the following pairs?

(i) 3 : 4 or 9 : 16

(ii) 15 : 16 or 24 : 25

(iii) 7 : 15 or 6 : 13

(iv) 5 : 9 or 14 : 23

(v) 10 : 7 or 22 : 15

(vi) 7 : 13 or 2 : 9

3. Which ratio is greater in the following pairs?

(i) 4 : 7 or 5 : 8

(ii) 9 : 20 or 8 : 13

(iii) 15 : 10 or 6 : 5

(iv) 7 : 21 or 2 : 5

(v) 9 : 16 or 4 : 11

(vi) 8 : 15 or 7 : 13

Answers for the worksheet on comparison of ratios are given below to check the exact answers of the above questions to compare the pair of ratios.

1. (i) >

(ii) <

(iii) >

(iv) >

(v) >

(vi) <

2. (i) 9 : 16

(ii) 15 : 16

(iii) 6 : 13

(iv) 5 : 9

(v) 10 : 7

(vi) 2 : 9

3. (i) 5 : 8

(ii) 8 : 13

(iii) 15 : 10

(iv) 2 : 5

(v) 9 : 16

(vi) 7 : 13