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Know Your Maths Symbols: + or -

In this worksheet, students will identify the missing symbol (+ or -) in order to arrive at an answer.

'Know Your Maths Symbols: + or -' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number: Addition and Subtraction

Curriculum subtopic:   Make Mathematical Statements Using +, - and =

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Worksheet Overview

In this activity, we will add the correct symbols to a simple calculation.



Which calculation can you do with these strawberries?



What are the missing symbols in place of A and B?


Choose from +  -  =


3 A 3 B 6



A should be  +

B should be  =


3 + 3 = 6


Simple isn't it?


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