The following are some examples of 6th Grade Math Word Problems that deals with ratio and proportions. The word problems are solved with the help of tape diagrams, block diagrams or bar model (Singapore Math)
You may also want to check out how to solve Ratio Word Problems using Fractions.
Mark and Fred had some money in the ratio 6:1. Mark gave half of his money to Fred. Find the ratio of the amount of money Mark had left to the amount of money Fred had in the end.
The ratio of the amount of money Mark had left to the amount of money Fred had in the end is 3:4.
The following diagram gives another example of a ratio word problem solved using modeling.
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