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Solve Problems Using the Four Operations

In this worksheet, students will solve wordy problems.

'Solve Problems Using the Four Operations' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 5 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Four Operations Problems

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Worksheet Overview

In this activity, we will be solving a variety of word problems which might involve using our addition, subtraction, multiplication or division skills.


So, we need to read the questions very carefully!!


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There are 5 tables in a classroom.

Around each table sit 6 children.

Half the children in the class are boys.

How many boys are in the classroom?



This is a multiplication to find the number of children.

5 × 6 = 30 children

Half of 30 = 30 ÷ 2 = 15 boys


Are you ready to have a go at some questions now?


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