- Read the problem.
- Choose the correct operation. (add, subtract, multiply, or divide)
- Do the calculation.
- Check your work. (Is the answer reasonable?)
- Write a sentence.
sum = the answer when you add
difference = the answer when you subtract
product = the answer when you multiply
quotient = the answer when you divide
reasonable = the answer makes sense
estimate = to make a good guess
Go to the following website to practice more word problems.
Math Word Problems
Due: Monday, September 19th
Remember to write the questions down and follow the problem solving steps.