Example: There are 29 apples in a basket. 12 of them are ripen, find the number of unripe fruits?
Subtract 12 from 29. Answer: 17 Directions: Solve the following questions. Also write at least ten examples of your own.

Q 1: Sue bought 12 pencils. Her sister gave her 6 more pencils. How many pencils does she have? 16 14 12 18

Q 2: Nancy found 15 seashells. She lost 2. How many does she have now? 18 13 11 17

Q 3: Sam had 16 blocks. His mother gave him 14 more. How many blocks does he have now? 39 30 32 37

Q 4: Ron had 7 new cars. He then bought 4 more. How many cars does he have now? 10 3 11 5

Q 5: There are 9 apples in the fridge and 9 on the table. How many in all? 18 66 26 11

Q 6: Mary had 16 balloons. 13 balloons popped. How many were left? 6 3 9 2

Q 7: Ann had 13 pieces of gum. She bought 17 more pieces. How many pieces of gum does she have? 30 34 37 33

Q 8: Fred had 4 pieces of candy. He ate 1 piece. How many pieces does he have now? 4 3 5 10

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