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: Sal ate 19 blueberries. Mal ate 21 blueberries. How many blueberries did they eat altogether? 40 21 39 41

Q 2: Robert has 8 pencils and Meghan has 16. How many more pencils does Meghan have? 16 11 9 8

Q 3: Stefanie and Julie earned $8 each for painting signs. How much money did they make altogether? $18 $16 $8 $10

Q 4: Ashley has $10.00 and wants to buy a book that costs $15.00. How much more money does she need? $6.00 $5.00 $9.00 $8.00

Q 5: Jessica was 45 inches tall. She grew another five inches during the school year. How tall is she now? 5 inches 55 inches 45 inches 50 inches

Q 6: 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? 5 6 9 8

Q 7: Jordan pays $0.20 for milk everyday. If she has $1.00, how many days can she buy milk? 1 day 5 days $1.20 20 days

Q 8: Krystal weighed 55 pounds. Then she gained four pounds during the year. How much does she weigh now? 55 pounds 51 pounds 56 pounds 59 pounds

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