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# Adding and Subtracting Word Problems - Page 7

• Page 7
61.
There are 10 green colored fish and 8 blue colored fish in an aquarium. Choose a number sentence to show the number of fish in all.

 a. 10 - 8 = 16 b. 10 + 8 = 16 c. 10 - 8 = 18 d. 10 + 8 = 18

62.
There are 4 black balls and 7 red balls. Choose a number sentence to find the number of balls in all.

 a. 4 + 7 = 11 b. 4 - 7 = 10 c. 4 - 7 = 11 d. 4 + 7 = 10

63.
There are 5 squirrels on a tree and 6 squirrels on the ground. Choose a number sentence to find the number of squirrels in all.

 a. 5 - 6 = 12 b. 5 + 6 = 12 c. 5 - 6 = 11 d. 5 + 6 = 11

64.
Joe has 2 watches and Allis has 1 watch. Choose a number sentence to find the number of watches they both have.

 a. 2 - 1 = 1 b. 2 + 1 = 2 c. 2 - 1 = 3 d. 2 + 1 = 3

65.
There are 2 red buses on the road. There are 10 black buses on the road. Choose a number sentence to find the total number of buses.

 a. 2 + 10 = 12 b. 2 + 10 = 11 c. 10 - 2 = 11 d. 10 - 2 = 12

66.
There are 5 palm trees and 2 coconut trees in a garden. Choose a number sentence to find the total number of trees.

 a. 5 - 2 = 3 b. 5 + 2 = 7 c. 5 + 2 = 8 d. 5 - 2 = 2

67.
Danielle bought 2 shirts and her mom bought 4 more shirts for her. Choose a number sentence to find the number of shirts she has now.

 a. 2 + 4 = 6 b. 2 + 4 = 7 c. 4 - 2 = 6 d. 4 - 2 = 7

68.
Joe has 5 books and his brother has 7 books. Choose a number sentence to find the number of books they have all together.

 a. 7 - 5 = 13 b. 7 - 5 = 12 c. 5 + 7 = 13 d. 5 + 7 = 12

69.
Allis ate 2 burgers in the morning and 3 in the evening. Choose a number sentence to find the number of burgers she ate.

 a. 3 - 2 = 4 b. 3 - 2 = 1 c. 2 + 3 = 5 d. 2 + 3 = 6