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

Q 2: 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? 1,290 steps 1,300 steps 1,200 steps 1,358 steps

Q 3: 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? 8 6 9 5

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

Q 5: Sal ate 19 blueberries. Mal ate 21 blueberries. How many blueberries did they eat altogether? 21 39 40 41

Q 6: 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 $8.00 $9.00

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

Q 8: Laura had 70 stuffed animals in her room and gave 20 to her best friend. How many does Laura have now? 70 animals 50 animals 60 animals 40 animals

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