Subtraction
Word Problems
What is the missing number?
100

42 + 67 =

What is 109?

100

98 - 32 =

What is 66?

100

Jake has 95 baseball cards. He gives 24 cards to his little sister. How many cards does Jake have left?

What is 71 baseball cards?

100

8 - 2 = 9 - ___

What is 6 ?

200

58 + 32 =

What is 90?

200

81 - 65 =

What is 16?

200

Heidi is having a party. She needs to make 75 cookies. So far she has only made 56 cookies. How many more cookies does Heidi need to make?

200

12 - ___ = 9 - 4

What is 5?

300

39 + 52 =

What is 91?

300

75 - 49 =

What is 26?

300

Mrs. Dallman has 37 books in her library. Miss Stern has 26 more books in her library. How many books does Miss Stern have in her library?

What is 63 books?

300

19 - 8 = ___ - 10

What is 21?

400

45 + 38 =

What is 83?

400

60 - 29 =

What is 31?

400

1st grade has 46 students, 2nd grade has 30 more students.  How many students does 2nd grade have?

What is 76 students?

400

15 - ____ = 20 - 10

What is 5?

500

65 + 25 =

What is 90?

500

82 - 47 =

What is 35?

500

Jenna read some pages in her book on Sunday.  She read 27 pages on Monday.  Now she is on page 50 in her book.  How many pages did she read on Sunday?

What is 23 pages?

500

20 - 5 = ___ - 5

What is 15?