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### Grade 3 - Mathematics5.5 Story Problems - 1

 Method: Read the problem carefully. Translate the story problem into mathematical statements. Compute the required results. Example: A doll costs \$45. Ann has \$12, how much more does she require to buy the doll? Subtract \$12 from \$45. Answer: \$33 Directions: Solve the following story problems. Also write at least ten examples of your own.
 Q 1: Robert has 8 pencils and Meghan has 16. How many more pencils does Meghan have?811169 Q 2: Krystal weighed 55 pounds. Then she gained four pounds during the year. How much does she weigh now?59 pounds56 pounds51 pounds55 pounds Q 3: Jimmy took 60 steps to walk to the gym. Then he walked another 1,240 steps around the track. How many steps did Jimmy walk in total?1,358 steps1,200 steps1,300 steps1,290 steps Q 4: Jordan pays \$0.20 for milk everyday. If she has \$1.00, how many days can she buy milk?20 days1 day5 days\$1.20 Q 5: Julia saw five birds sitting on a big limb. Then she saw three more birds in a nest. Two of the birds flew off the limb. How many birds were left on the tree?9856 Q 6: Laura had 70 stuffed animals in her room and gave 20 to her best friend. How many does Laura have now?60 animals50 animals40 animals70 animals Q 7: Jonathan raises chickens. In the barn he found ten chickens. In the barnyard, he found twenty chickens. How many chickens does Jonathan have?30201040 Q 8: Sal ate 19 blueberries. Mal ate 21 blueberries. How many blueberries did they eat altogether?39414021 Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!

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