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Measurement: Problem Solving (1)

In this worksheet, children must answer wordy questions.

'Measurement: Problem Solving (1)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Four Operations Problems

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 3 girls on a school bus.  Five more girls get on along with some boys.

There are now 18 children on the bus.

How many boys are on the bus?

 

Answer

This is a subtraction or take away.

18 - 3  = 15 

15 - 5 = 10

10 boys are on the bus

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