# DOUBLE FACTS WORD PROBLEMS

## About "Double facts word problems"

Double facts word problems are much useful to the kids who would like practice problems on "Doubles facts"

"Double facts" are nothing additions in which  a number is added to itself.

For example 1 + 1, 2 + 2 and so on.

Internalizing double facts are helpful building blocks in developing fluency in adding single digit numbers.

## Double facts word problems

Problem 1 :

David has 10 candies. Daniel has the double of what David has. How many candies does Daniel have ?

Solution :

No. of candies that Daniel has  =  Double of what David has

=  10 + 10

=  20

Hence, Daniel has 20 candies.

Problem 2 :

John has 12 cookies. Jose has the double of what John has. How many candies does Daniel have ?

Solution :

No. of candies that Jose has  =  Double of what John has

=  12 + 12

=  24

Problem 3 :

Allen has 12 boxes of cookies. Lily has 4 more than the double of Allen has.How many boxes does Lily have ?

Solution :

No. of boxes that Lily has  =  4 more than the double of what Allen has

=  12 + 12 + 4

=  28

Problem 4 :

Joshua traveled 8 miles and Peter traveled the double of Joshua. How many miles did Peter travel ?

Solution :

No. of miles that Peter traveled  =  Double of Joshua traveled

=  8 + 8

=  16

Hence, Peter traveled 16 miles.

Problem 5 :

Ethan has 4 pizzas boxes of cookies. Antony has 2 less than the double of what Ethan has.

Solution :

No. of pizzas  =  2 less than the double of what Ethan has

=  4 + 4 - 2

=  6

Hence, Antony has 6 boxes of cookies.

Problem 6 :

Ryan traveled 8 miles and James traveled 3 miles more than the double of Ryan. How many miles did James travel ?

Solution :

No. of miles that James traveled  =  3 miles more than the double of James

=  8 + 8 + 3

=  19

Hence, James traveled 19 miles.

Problem 7 :

Jonathan has 12 pencils. Samuel has 7 less than the double of Jonathan has. How many pencils does Samuel have ?

Solution :

No. of candies that Samuel has  =  Double of what Jonathan has

=  12 + 12 - 7

=  24 - 7

=  17

Hence, Samuel has has 17 pencils.

Problem 8 :

Dylan is 7 years old. Benjamin's age is 3 years more than the double of Dylan's age. Find the age of Benjamin.

Solution :

Age of Benjamin  =  3 years more than the double of Dylan's age

=  7 + 7 + 3

=  17

Hence, Benjamin's age is 17 years.

Let us look at the next problem on "Double facts word problems"

Problem 9 :

Logan has \$13. Brandon has \$7 less than the double of Logan has. How much money does Brandon have ?

Solution :

Money that Brandon has  =  \$7 less than the double of Logan has

=  13 + 13 - 7

=  26 - 7

=  19

Hence, Brandon  has \$19.

Let us look at the next problem on "Double facts word problems"

Problem 10 :

In a game Jackson has scored 15 points. Luke has scored 14 points less than the double of Jackson. Who is the winner ?

Solution :

Points scored by Jackson  =  15 ---------(1)

Points scored by Luke  =  12 points less than the double of Jackson

=  15 + 15 - 14

=  30 - 14

=  16 ---------(2)

Comparing (1) and (2), Luke has scored more points than Jackson.

Hence, Luke is the winner.

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