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In this worksheet, students add to negative numbers by moving along a number line.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Number and Place Value

Curriculum subtopic:   Interpret Negative Numbers

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

To work out -3 + 5 we start at -3 on a number line and count forward 5 to get 2

So   -3 + 5 = 2

To work out -9 + 5 we start at -9 on a number line and count forward 5 to get -4

So   -9 + 5 = -4

Work out   -3 + 4

Work out  -3 + 5

Work out   -4 + 9

Work out   -7 + 9

Work out   -8 + 12

Work out   -4 + 1

Work out   -6 + 4

Work out   -4 + 6

Work out   -4 + 4

Work out   -10 + 5

• Question 1

Work out   -3 + 4

1
EDDIE SAYS
To solve -3 + 4, start at -3 on the number line and count forward 4 to get 1.
• Question 2

Work out  -3 + 5

2
EDDIE SAYS
To solve -3 + 5, start at -3 on the number line and count forward 5 to get 2.
• Question 3

Work out   -4 + 9

5
EDDIE SAYS
To solve -4 + 9, start at -4 on the number line and count forward 9 to get 5.
• Question 4

Work out   -7 + 9

2
EDDIE SAYS
To solve -7 + 9, start at -7 on the number line and count forward 9 to get 2.
• Question 5

Work out   -8 + 12

4
EDDIE SAYS
To solve -8 + 12, start at -8 on the number line and count forward 12 to get 4.
• Question 6

Work out   -4 + 1

-3
EDDIE SAYS
To solve -4 + 1, start at -4 on the number line and count forward 1 to get -3.
• Question 7

Work out   -6 + 4

-2
EDDIE SAYS
To solve -6 + 4, start at -6 on the number line and count forward 4 to get -2.
• Question 8

Work out   -4 + 6

2
EDDIE SAYS
To solve -4 + 6, start at -4 on the number line and count forward 6 to get 2.
• Question 9

Work out   -4 + 4

0
EDDIE SAYS
To solve -4 + 4, start at -4 on the number line and count forward 4 to get to 0.
• Question 10

Work out   -10 + 5

-5
EDDIE SAYS
To solve -10 + 5, start at -10 on the number line and count forward 5 to get to -5.
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