Jan 15, 2018
Question: Caitlin and Isabela both started out with $56 each. Caitlin bought a shirt for $17 and Isabela’s mother gave her $23. How much more money does Isabela have than Caitlin now?
Note: To find out how much mo...
Jan 8, 2018
Question: Franklin had a full box of cookies in the morning. After lunch he ate 1/5 of the cookies in the box. The number of cookies Franklin ate was 4 cookies. How many cookies were in the box when it was full?
Answer: 20 cooki...
Jan 1, 2018
Question: Ella can type 50 words a minute. How many words can she type in 3 1/2 minutes?
Answer: 175 words
Note: Since Ella can type 50 words in one minute, to find the amount of words she can type in 3 1/2 minutes count 50 fo...
Dec 25, 2017
Question: Sally has 6 glasses that each contain water. The first glass has 12 ounces of water, the second glass has 1 less ounce of water than the first, the third has 1 less ounce of water than the second, and so on. Find the to...
Dec 18, 2017
Question: Molly began cleaning her room at 11:47 a.m. She finished cleaning her room at 3:21 p.m. How long did it take her to clean her room?
Answer: 3 hours 34 minutes
Note: There are several ways to find elapsed time. Counti...