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A Comprehensive Guide to Homeschooling

Money Word Problems – Activity 1


Read each money problem and find the answer.The following rules will help you solve word
problems.

Word Problem Rules:

1

Jasmine saves $2 a day. How much does she save in 4 days?

$ = $
2

Coby spent $16 of his pocket money. Now he has $5 left with him. How much pocket money did he have at first?

$ $ = $
3

A pencil costs $7. A pen costs $11. How much more does the pen cost?

$ $ = $
4

Annie bought a blouse for $43. She gave the cashier $50. How much change did she receive?

$ $ = $
5

A doll costs $23. Mother bought 2 dolls for Lisa and Marie. How much did mother pay for dolls?

$ $ = $