Adding and Subtracting Word Problems

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141.

Annie had 1 ice cream in the morning and 2 ice creams in the evening. How many ice creams did she have in all?

a. | 4 ice creams | ||

b. | 2 ice creams | ||

c. | 5 ice creams | ||

d. | 3 ice creams |

Correct answer : (4)

142.

Jill has 7 friends and her brother has 9 friends. How many friends do they have all together?

a. | 16 friends | ||

b. | 14 friends | ||

c. | 15 friends | ||

d. | 13 friends |

Correct answer : (1)

143.

I have 10 flowers and Lara gave me 5 more. How many flowers do I have now?

a. | 13 flowers | ||

b. | 14 flowers | ||

c. | 15 flowers | ||

d. | 16 flowers |

Correct answer : (3)

144.

Frank has 27 stamps. His cousin gives him 10 more. How many does he have now?

a. | 37 stamps | ||

b. | 36 stamps | ||

c. | 39 stamps | ||

d. | 38 stamps |

Correct answer : (1)

145.

Betty baked 32 chocolate cookies and 15 plain cookies. How many cookies did she bake in all?

a. | 48 cookies | ||

b. | 46 cookies | ||

c. | 49 cookies | ||

d. | 47 cookies |

Correct answer : (4)

146.

Chuck has 37 coins and his grandfather gave him 12 more. How many coins does he have now?

a. | 47 coins | ||

b. | 48 coins | ||

c. | 46 coins | ||

d. | 49 coins |

Correct answer : (4)