MEAP Preparation - Grade 3 Mathematics 3.13 Money Story Problems

Money Facts:

1 penny = 1 cent

1 nickel = 5 cents

1 dime = 10 cents

1 quarter = 25 cents

1 dollar = 100 cents

Directions: Answer the following questions. Also write at least ten story problems of your own.

Q 1: Tom has 30 cents and Roy has 25 cents. How much money do they have together? 25 cents 55 cents 30 cents

Q 2: Bob has two nickels and three dimes. How much money does he have? 30 cents 25 cents 40 cents

Q 3: How much is four pennies, one quarter, and one dime? 40 cents 10 cents 39 cents

Q 4: If I have four nickels and buy gum that costs 15 cents, how much money did I spend? 1 cent 10 cents 15 cents

Q 5: Tom has 30 cents and Joe has 20 cents. How much more does Tom have than Joe? 40 cents 20 cents` 10 cents

Q 6: Sam buys a coke for 55 cents. Which set of coins does she need to buy the coke? 2 quarters, 1 penny 1 nickel, 2 dimes, 4 pennies 5 dimes, 5 pennies

Q 7: How much is five nickels, and two pennies? 25 cents 30 cents 27 cents