Adding and Subtracting Word Problems

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51.

Solve

a. | 9 | ||

b. | 11 | ||

c. | 8 | ||

d. | 10 |

Correct answer : (4)

52.

There are 6 coffee cups and 12 tea cups on the table. How many cups in all?

a. | 20 cups | ||

b. | 14 cups | ||

c. | 18 cups | ||

d. | 16 cups |

Correct answer : (3)

53.

Chris has 9 caps and Edward has 10. Find the number of caps they both have.

a. | 19 | ||

b. | 17 | ||

c. | 20 | ||

d. | 18 |

Correct answer : (1)

54.

Frank ate 8 bananas in the morning and 3 bananas in the evening. Choose a number sentence to find the total number of bananas he ate.

a. | 8 + 3 = 11 | ||

b. | 8 - 3 = 5 | ||

c. | 8 - 3 = 6 | ||

d. | 8 + 3 = 12 |

Correct answer : (1)

55.

Kelvin and Chuck have 12 crayons each. Choose a number sentence to show how many crayons they have all together.

a. | 12 + 12 = 20 | ||

b. | 12 + 12 = 24 | ||

c. | 12 + 12 = 12 | ||

d. | 12 + 12 = 22 |

Correct answer : (2)

56.

John has 5 bags in the kitchen. His mom brought in 7 more bags. Choose a number sentence to show how many bags in all.

a. | 5 + 7 = 10 | ||

b. | 5 + 7 = 5 | ||

c. | 5 + 7 = 7 | ||

d. | 5 + 7 = 12 |

Correct answer : (4)

57.

Jim ate 9 bread slices in the morning and 7 bread slices in the evening. Choose a number sentence to find the total number of bread slices he ate.

a. | 9 + 7 = 16 | ||

b. | 9 + 7 = 15 | ||

c. | 9 - 7 = 2 | ||

d. | 9 - 7 = 4 |

Correct answer : (1)

58.

John painted 6 pictures. Jack painted 6 too. Choose a number sentence to show how many pictures they had all together.

a. | 6 + 6 = 12 | ||

b. | 6 + 6 = 13 | ||

c. | 6 + 6 = 18 | ||

d. | 6 + 6 = 10 |

Correct answer : (1)

59.

There are 3 pink roses and 9 yellow roses in the basket. Choose a number sentence to find the total number of roses in the basket.

a. | 3 - 9 = 6 | ||

b. | 3 + 9 = 13 | ||

c. | 3 - 9 = 3 | ||

d. | 3 + 9 = 12 |

Correct answer : (4)

60.

Andrew baked 5 chocolate cakes and 17 pineapple cakes. Choose a number sentence to find the number of cakes he baked in all.

a. | 5 + 17 = 24 | ||

b. | 5 + 17 = 23 | ||

c. | 5 + 17 = 22 | ||

d. | 5 + 17 = 21 |

Correct answer : (3)