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Solve Addition and Subtraction Problems (2)

In this worksheet, students answer worded questions using addition and subtraction.

'Solve Addition and Subtraction Problems (2)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Number: Addition and Subtraction

Curriculum subtopic:   Add and Subtract to 20

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

In this worksheet, you will be asked some wordy problems and must use maths to work out the answers.

 

Example

There are 18 children on a bus.

Three get off and two more get on.

How many are left on the bus?

 

Answer

This is a subtraction or take away.

18 - 3 + 2 = 15 + 2 = 17

17 children are left on the bus

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