Word Problems: Bar models

In this lesson we will learn how to solve addition and subtraction word problems with the help of bar models.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Question 3

Q1.What calculation is need to solve the following word problem: Sally bought used 13 bricks yesterday. Today she she used another 27. How many bricks did she use altogether?

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Q2.Solve the following word problem: Rebecca has 32 shirts in her wardrobe. She gives away 16. How many shirts does she have left?

2/3

Q3.What is the inverse of the following equation? 52-25=27

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.What calculation is need to solve the following word problem: Sally bought used 13 bricks yesterday. Today she she used another 27. How many bricks did she use altogether?

1/3

Q2.Solve the following word problem: Rebecca has 32 shirts in her wardrobe. She gives away 16. How many shirts does she have left?

2/3

Q3.What is the inverse of the following equation? 52-25=27

3/3

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Addition and Subtraction Word Problems

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Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.Solve the following word problem: Bob the builder worked for 28 days last month. This month he worked 18 days. How many days has he worked altogether?

1/3

Q2.Solve the following word problem: There were 51 builders on site. 32 were building houses and the rest were driving diggers. How many builders were driving diggers?

2/3

Q3.Solve the following word problem: Ms. Dobrowolski bought 54 bricks at the store. She used 38 of them to start building a summer house. How many bricks does she have left?

3/3

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:

Addition and Subtraction Word Problems

This quiz will help you assess what you have learned in this lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.Solve the following word problem: Bob the builder worked for 28 days last month. This month he worked 18 days. How many days has he worked altogether?

1/3

Q2.Solve the following word problem: There were 51 builders on site. 32 were building houses and the rest were driving diggers. How many builders were driving diggers?

2/3

Q3.Solve the following word problem: Ms. Dobrowolski bought 54 bricks at the store. She used 38 of them to start building a summer house. How many bricks does she have left?

3/3

Lesson summary: Word Problems: Bar models

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