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

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

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

Q 4: 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 5: Jonathan raises chickens. In the barn he found ten chickens. In the barnyard, he found twenty chickens. How many chickens does Jonathan have? 40 20 10 30

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

Q 7: 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 1,358 steps 1,200 steps 1,300 steps

Q 8: 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 8 9 6

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