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# Word Problems – Addition & Subtraction – Activity 1

Word Problem Rules:

Use the following signs in your keyboard as the operators.

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### In Melly's flower basket there are 14 red roses, 11 pink roses and 5 white roses. How many roses are there altogether?

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There are roses in Melly's flower basket altogether.
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### Amelia collected 17 marbles. She got 7 more marbles from her grandpa. She gave 4 marbles to her best friend Lota. How many marbles does she have now?

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Amelia has marbles with her now.
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### Mother bought 20 eggs. She used 10 eggs to make a cake and 8 eggs to make eclairs. How many eggs are left?

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Only eggs are left.
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### Debbie has 6 red dresses, 5 blue dresses and 7 black dresses in her closet. How many dresses does Debbie have in all?

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Debbie has dresses in all.
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### Smith had 12 goldfish. He gave 3 goldfish to Alex and 5 goldfish to Peta. How many goldfish does Smith have now?

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Now Smith has only goldfish left.