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Calculate Without a Calculator (2)

In this worksheet, students pretend that the '5' key on their calculator is broken and select alternative ways to carry out the given calculations.

'Calculate Without a Calculator (2)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Multi-Step Add/Subtract Problems

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you have to select alternative ways of carrying out the given calculations because the '5' key is broken on your calculator.

 

Example

Work out   56 45

 

Answer

We could, for example, halve the first number and double the second to get

28 90

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