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Make a Sum Correct: 10 Different Ways (1)

In this worksheet, students find 10 number pairs to make a sum correct, initially using subtraction to find the amount missing.

'Make a Sum Correct: 10 Different Ways (1)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Number: Addition and Subtraction

Curriculum subtopic:  Solve Add/Subtract Problems to 1000

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet you have to work out different possibilities to make the given sum correct by filling in the gaps with suitable number pairs.

 

Example

Find 10 different ways of making this sum correct.

 

370 + ___ + ___ = 500

 

Answer

We need to find pairs of numbers which add to 500 - 370 = 130

For example 60 + 70, which is shown in the first answer below. There are many other possibilities, some of which are shown below.

 

  1. 370 + 60 + 70 = 500
  2. 370 + 70 + 60 = 500
  3. 370 + 41 + 89 = 500
  4. 370 + 30 + 100 = 500
  5. 370 + 93 + 37 = 500
  6. 370 + 82 + 48 = 500
  7. 370 + 15 + 115 = 500
  8. 370 + 21 + 109 = 500
  9. 370 + 44 + 86 = 500
  10. 370 + 74 + 56 = 500

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

440 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

Column A

Column B

33 +
15
47 +
30
45 +
13
27 +
16
24 +
27
44 +
33
40 +
12
54 +
36
48 +
20
30 +
6

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

170 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

Column A

Column B

5
58
223
325
72
211
119
258
5
325
177
155
175
172
158
107
272
153
300
30

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

300 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

Column A

Column B

4 +
186
51 +
196
131 +
181
28 +
69
148 +
112
19 +
141
88 +
52
174 +
26
59 +
149
14 +
172

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

200 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

Column A

Column B

171
10
79
129
148
221
227
0
300
134
166
73
94
152
279
21
72
206
290
228

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

330 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

Column A

Column B

144 +
96
33 +
146
31 +
110
74 +
131
39 +
67
60 +
73
103 +
139
74 +
96
24 +
137
97 +
26

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

390 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

Column A

Column B

44 +
56
54 +
82
46 +
9
101 +
64
23 +
110
40 +
66
43 +
70
48 +
87
0 +
62
28 +
67

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

210 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

Column A

Column B

200 +
90
193 +
232
205 +
114
226 +
278
56 +
97
176 +
85
144 +
146
268 +
64
58 +
234
12 +
22

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

120 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

Column A

Column B

325 +
340
80 +
321
59 +
59
368 +
12
28 +
300
287 +
253
88 +
93
321+
55
40 +
292
127 +
352

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

360 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

Column A

Column B

16 +
53
123 +
8
106 +
65
87 +
83
57 +
100
53 +
17
75 +
124
132 +
92
48 +
87
40 +
34

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

130 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

Column A

Column B

278 +
251
295 +
92
55 +
75
324 +
50
310 +
367
320 +
335
35 +
46
119 +
315
98 +
272
3 +
60
  • Question 1

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

440 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

CORRECT ANSWER

Column A

Column B

33 +
27
47 +
13
45 +
15
27 +
33
24 +
36
44 +
16
40 +
20
54 +
6
48 +
12
30 +
30
EDDIE SAYS
The number pairs must add to 500 - 440 = 60
  • Question 2

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

170 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

CORRECT ANSWER

Column A

Column B

5
325
223
107
72
258
119
211
5
325
177
153
175
155
158
172
272
58
300
30
EDDIE SAYS
The numbers add to 500 - 170 = 330.
  • Question 3

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

300 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

CORRECT ANSWER

Column A

Column B

4 +
196
51 +
149
131 +
69
28 +
172
148 +
52
19 +
181
88 +
112
174 +
26
59 +
141
14 +
186
EDDIE SAYS
The missing numbers add to 200.
  • Question 4

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

200 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

CORRECT ANSWER

Column A

Column B

171
129
79
221
148
152
227
73
300
0
166
134
94
206
279
21
72
228
290
10
EDDIE SAYS
The missing numbers add to 300.
  • Question 5

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

330 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

CORRECT ANSWER

Column A

Column B

144 +
26
33 +
137
31 +
139
74 +
96
39 +
131
60 +
110
103 +
67
74 +
96
24 +
146
97 +
73
EDDIE SAYS
The missing numbers add to 170.
  • Question 6

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

390 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

CORRECT ANSWER

Column A

Column B

44 +
66
54 +
56
46 +
64
101 +
9
23 +
87
40 +
70
43 +
67
48 +
62
0 +
110
28 +
82
  • Question 7

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

210 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

CORRECT ANSWER

Column A

Column B

200 +
90
193 +
97
205 +
85
226 +
64
56 +
234
176 +
114
144 +
146
268 +
22
58 +
232
12 +
278
  • Question 8

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

120 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

CORRECT ANSWER

Column A

Column B

325 +
55
80 +
300
59 +
321
368 +
12
28 +
352
287 +
93
88 +
292
321+
59
40 +
340
127 +
253
  • Question 9

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

360 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

CORRECT ANSWER

Column A

Column B

16 +
124
123 +
17
106 +
34
87 +
53
57 +
83
53 +
87
75 +
65
132 +
8
48 +
92
40 +
100
  • Question 10

Find 10 different ways of making the sum correct.

130 + ___ + ___ = 500

Match the correct options.

CORRECT ANSWER

Column A

Column B

278 +
92
295 +
75
55 +
315
324 +
46
310 +
60
320 +
50
35 +
335
119 +
251
98 +
272
3 +
367
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