Representing comparative word problems using bar models (Part 2)

In this lesson, you will be drawing comparative bar models to solve word problems.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Sally has two books. Megan has three more. How many books does Megan have?

1/5

Q2.Ben has 12 crayons. Levi has 4 more. How many crayons does Levi have?

2/5

Q3.Levi has 16 crayons. Ben has 4 fewer. How many crayons does Ben have?

3/5

Q4.Lauren bakes 13 cakes. Graham bakes 5 more. How many cakes does Graham bake?

4/5

Q5.Lauren bakes 14 cakes. Graham bakes 3 fewer. How many cakes does Graham bake?

5/5

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Sally has two books. Megan has three more. How many books does Megan have?

1/5

Q2.Ben has 12 crayons. Levi has 4 more. How many crayons does Levi have?

2/5

Q3.Levi has 16 crayons. Ben has 4 fewer. How many crayons does Ben have?

3/5

Q4.Lauren bakes 13 cakes. Graham bakes 5 more. How many cakes does Graham bake?

4/5

Q5.Lauren bakes 14 cakes. Graham bakes 3 fewer. How many cakes does Graham bake?

5/5

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Quiz:

Representing comparative word problems using bar models

Draw comparative bar models to help you answer these word problems.

Q1.Ben has 17 toy cars. Jimmy has 11 toy cars. How many fewer toy cars does Jimmy have?

1/5

Q2.Jay has 16 pens. Mel has 11 pens. How many more pens does Mel have?

2/5

Q3.Mark has 13 footballs. Lisa has 19 footballs. How many fewer footballs does Mark have?

3/5

Q4.Sam has 16 comics. Jade has 13 comics. How many more comics does Sam have?

4/5

Q5.Ben has 19 toy cars. Jimmy has 10 toy cars. How many fewer toy cars does Jimmy have?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Representing comparative word problems using bar models

Draw comparative bar models to help you answer these word problems.

Q1.Ben has 17 toy cars. Jimmy has 11 toy cars. How many fewer toy cars does Jimmy have?

1/5

Q2.Jay has 16 pens. Mel has 11 pens. How many more pens does Mel have?

2/5

Q3.Mark has 13 footballs. Lisa has 19 footballs. How many fewer footballs does Mark have?

3/5

Q4.Sam has 16 comics. Jade has 13 comics. How many more comics does Sam have?

4/5

Q5.Ben has 19 toy cars. Jimmy has 10 toy cars. How many fewer toy cars does Jimmy have?

5/5

Lesson summary: Representing comparative word problems using bar models (Part 2)

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