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Identify the Missing Number on a Number Line

In this worksheet, students will identify the missing number on a number line.

'Identify the Missing Number on a Number Line' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Number: Number and Place Value

Curriculum subtopic:   Represent Numbers to 100

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

Numbers can be placed in order on a number line like this:

 

number line to 10

 

When there are numbers missing, say them in your head as you move along the line.

 

Example

Which number goes where the ? is?

 

number line to 10

 

Answer

Here we say   3... 4... 5... 6... 7, so the 5 is where the ? is.

 

Don't be put off by the fact that several numbers are missing, just count along until you reach the question mark - that's the one you need.

 

Let's use your detecting skills and get started on the questions.

 

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