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

Q 2: Laura had 70 stuffed animals in her room and gave 20 to her best friend. How many does Laura have now? 50 animals 70 animals 40 animals 60 animals

Q 3: Jonathan raises chickens. In the barn he found ten chickens. In the barnyard, he found twenty chickens. How many chickens does Jonathan have? 10 40 30 20

Q 4: Stefanie and Julie earned $8 each for painting signs. How much money did they make altogether? $8 $18 $10 $16

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? 9 5 6 8

Q 6: Sal ate 19 blueberries. Mal ate 21 blueberries. How many blueberries did they eat altogether? 41 21 40 39

Q 7: Robert has 8 pencils and Meghan has 16. How many more pencils does Meghan have? 16 8 11 9

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

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