Word problems: Whole-part models

In this lesson we will learn how to use whole-part models to help us solve addition and subtraction word problems

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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.Solve the following equation: 41-14=?

1/3

Q2.Solve the following equation: 61-25=?

2/3

Q3.What is the inverse of this equation? 51-25=26

3/3

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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.Solve the following equation: 41-14=?

1/3

Q2.Solve the following equation: 61-25=?

2/3

Q3.What is the inverse of this equation? 51-25=26

3/3

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Worksheet

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Solving 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.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

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:

Solving 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.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

Lesson summary: Word problems: Whole-part models

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