Question 1 :
I have 35 jelly beans. Then i eat 12. How many are left ?
Number of jelly beans i have = 35
Number of jelly beans i eat = 12
Number of jelly beans left = 35-12
Question 2 :
Two numbers add up to 30. One of the number is 18. What is the other number ?
Sum of two numbers = 30
One of the number = 18
The other number = 30 - 18
So, the other number is 12.
Question 3 :
A piece of wood of 60 inches long. A section 28 inches long is cut off. How long is the remaining piece of wood ?
Length of wood = 60 inches
Length of wood cut off = 28
Remaining piece of wood = 60 - 28
So, length of remaining piece of wood is 32 inches.
Question 4 :
Rebecca read 213 pages of a book on Saturday. On Sunday she read some more pages of the book. If Rebecca read 416 pages in all, how many pages did she read on Sunday ?
Number of pages she read on Saturday = 213
Number of pages she read in all = 416
213 + Number of pages she read in Sunday = 416
Number of pages she read in Sunday = 416 - 213
Number of pages she read on Sunday is 203.
Question 5 :
Steve drove 158 miles on Saturday. On Sunday he drove 223 miles. How many miles did he drive in all on Saturday and Sunday.
Number of miles he drove on Saturday = 158 miles
Number of miles he drove on Sunday = 223
Total number of miles he drive in Saturday and Sunday
= 158 + 223
Question 6 :
Kevin subtracts 149 from 256. He says the difference is 113. Is he correct?
256 - 149 = 107
The difference is 107, but he says the difference is 113.
So, he is incorrect.
Question 7 :
The museum displays some butterflies in Room A and 203 butterflies in Room B. If the meseum displays 445 butterflies in all, how many does it display in Room A ?
Number of butterflies in room A + room B = 445
Number of butterflies in room A + 203 = 445
So, the number of butterflies in room A is 242.
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