Word problems

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Third-grade skills

  1. A.4 Skip-counting puzzles
  2. B.9 Place value word problems
  3. C.7 Add three numbers up to three digits each: word problems
  4. C.11 Add two numbers with four or more digits - word problems
  5. C.15 Add three or more numbers with four or more digits - word problems
  6. D.3 Subtract numbers up to three digits - word problems
  7. H.6 Multiplication word problems
  8. H.7 Multiplication word problems: find the missing factor
  9. H.9 Multiply one-digit numbers by two-digit numbers: word problems
  10. H.11 Multiply one-digit numbers by three-digit numbers: word problems
  11. H.13 Multiply three or more numbers: word problems
  12. L.5 Division word problems
  13. L.8 Divide three-digit numbers: word problems
  14. L.10 Divide larger numbers: word problems
  15. M.8 Addition and subtraction word problems
  16. M.9 Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division word problems
  17. M.12 Multi-step word problems
  18. O.5 Write variable equations to represent word problems
  19. P.7 Estimate sums: word problems
  20. P.10 Estimate differences: word problems
  21. P.13 Estimate products: word problems
  22. P.15 Estimate quotients: word problems
  23. P.16 Estimate sums, differences, products, and quotients: word problems
  24. Q.1 Guess the number
  25. Q.3 Find the order
  26. Q.4 Age puzzles
  27. Q.5 Find two numbers based on sum and difference
  28. Q.6 Find two numbers based on sum, difference, product, and quotient
  29. S.8 Add money amounts - word problems
  30. T.7 Elapsed time word problems I
  31. T.8 Elapsed time word problems II
  32. W.16 Unit fractions: modeling word problems
  33. W.17 Unit fractions: word problems
  34. W.18 Fractions of a whole: modeling word problems
  35. W.19 Fractions of a whole: word problems
  36. W.20 Fractions of a group: word problems
  37. Y.7 Compare fractions in recipes
  38. Z.4 Fractions of a number: word problems
  39. AA.7 Add and subtract decimals - word problems
  40. FF.5 Perimeter: word problems

Fourth-grade skills

  1. B.3 Add numbers up to hundred thousands: word problems
  2. B.4 Add numbers up to millions: word problems
  3. B.11 Estimate sums: word problems
  4. C.3 Subtract numbers up to 100,000: word problems
  5. C.4 Subtract numbers up to millions: word problems
  6. C.9 Estimate differences: word problems
  7. D.15 Estimate products: word problems
  8. D.20 Multiply a 2-digit number by a 2-digit number: word problems
  9. D.24 Multiply a 2-digit number by a larger number: word problems
  10. D.26 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  11. D.28 Multiply three or more numbers: word problems
  12. E.2 Division facts to 12: word problems
  13. E.5 Divide 2-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers: word problems
  14. E.7 Divide 2-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers: interpret remainders
  15. E.9 Divide larger numbers by 1-digit numbers: word problems
  16. E.11 Divide larger numbers by 1-digit numbers: interpret remainders
  17. E.17 Divisibility rules: word problems
  18. E.19 Divide numbers ending in zeroes by multi-digit numbers: word problems
  19. E.22 Divide by 2-digit numbers: word problems
  20. E.24 Divide larger numbers by 2-digit numbers: word problems
  21. F.2 Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division word problems
  22. F.3 Estimate sums, differences, products, and quotients: word problems
  23. F.4 Word problems with extra or missing information
  24. F.5 Solve word problems using guess-and-check
  25. F.6 Multi-step word problems
  26. G.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
  27. G.4 Write variable equations to represent word problems
  28. K.2 Find two numbers based on sum and difference
  29. K.3 Find two numbers based on sum, difference, product, and quotient
  30. K.4 Find the order
  31. L.8 Number patterns: word problems
  32. O.7 Find start and end times: multi-step word problems
  33. P.2 Fractions of a whole: word problems
  34. P.3 Fractions of a group: word problems
  35. P.18 Compare fractions in recipes
  36. Q.11 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
  37. Q.12 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators in recipes
  38. R.7 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems
  39. R.12 Add 3 or more fractions with like and unlike denominators: word problems
  40. R.15 Add and subtract mixed numbers with like and unlike denominators: word problems
  41. R.17 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators in recipes
  42. S.6 Multiply unit fractions by whole numbers: word problems
  43. S.12 Multiply fractions by whole numbers: word problems
  44. S.13 Multiply fractions and mixed numbers by whole numbers in recipes
  45. S.15 Fractions of a number: word problems
  46. U.3 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  47. U.6 Add 3 or more decimals: word problems
  48. U.10 Solve decimal problems using diagrams
  49. BB.10 Relationship between area and perimeter
  50. BB.12 Rectangles: relationship between perimeter and area word problems

Fifth-grade skills

  1. B.2 Add and subtract whole numbers: word problems
  2. B.9 Estimate sums and differences: word problems
  3. C.2 Multiply by 1-digit numbers: word problems
  4. C.5 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  5. C.9 Estimate products: word problems
  6. C.16 Multiply by 2-digit numbers: word problems
  7. C.20 Multiply three or more numbers: word problems
  8. D.2 Division facts to 12: word problems
  9. D.4 Divide multi-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers: word problems
  10. D.5 Divide by 1-digit numbers: interpret remainders
  11. D.8 Divide numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  12. D.10 Estimate quotients: word problems
  13. D.12 Divide 2-digit and 3-digit numbers by 2-digit numbers: word problems
  14. D.14 Divide larger numbers by 2-digit numbers: word problems
  15. F.5 Divisibility rules: word problems
  16. H.4 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  17. I.5 Multiply decimals and whole numbers: word problems
  18. J.5 Division with decimal quotients: word problems
  19. K.2 Fractions of a whole: word problems
  20. K.3 Fractions of a group: word problems
  21. L.4 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
  22. L.11 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems
  23. L.13 Add 3 or more fractions: word problems
  24. L.20 Add and subtract mixed numbers: word problems
  25. L.21 Add and subtract fractions in recipes
  26. M.10 Multiply fractions by whole numbers: word problems
  27. M.16 Multiply two fractions: word problems
  28. M.27 Multiplication with mixed numbers: word problems
  29. M.28 Multiply fractions and mixed numbers in recipes
  30. N.6 Divide fractions by whole numbers in recipes
  31. N.7 Divide unit fractions by whole numbers: word problems
  32. N.12 Divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
  33. O.2 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide whole numbers: word problems
  34. O.6 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals: word problems
  35. O.8 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
  36. P.1 Multi-step word problems
  37. P.2 Word problems with extra or missing information
  38. P.3 Guess-and-check problems
  39. P.4 Find the order
  40. P.5 Use Venn diagrams to solve problems
  41. Q.2 Write a ratio: word problems
  42. R.4 Percent of a number: word problems
  43. S.2 Add and subtract money: word problems
  44. S.3 Multiply money amounts: word problems
  45. S.4 Divide money amounts: word problems
  46. T.4 Number sequences: word problems
  47. V.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
  48. V.4 Write variable equations: word problems
  49. Y.5 Find start and end times: word problems
  50. EE.10 Area and perimeter: word problems

Sixth-grade skills

  1. A.6 Add and subtract whole numbers: word problems
  2. B.2 Multiply whole numbers: word problems
  3. B.5 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  4. B.7 Multiply three or more numbers: word problems
  5. C.3 Divide numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  6. E.9 GCF and LCM: word problems
  7. G.2 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  8. H.5 Divide decimals by whole numbers: word problems
  9. I.2 Understanding fractions: word problems
  10. I.5 Fractions: word problems
  11. I.8 Compare fractions: word problems
  12. J.2 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
  13. J.4 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems
  14. J.7 Add and subtract mixed numbers: word problems
  15. K.3 Fractions of a number: word problems
  16. K.7 Multiply fractions: word problems
  17. K.12 Multiply mixed numbers: word problems
  18. L.4 Divide fractions by whole numbers in recipes
  19. L.8 Divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
  20. O.2 Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two whole numbers: word problems
  21. O.5 Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two decimals: word problems
  22. O.8 Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two fractions: word problems
  23. Q.1 Estimate to solve word problems
  24. Q.2 Word problems with multiple steps or extra or missing information
  25. Q.3 Guess-and-check word problems
  26. Q.4 Distance/direction to starting point
  27. Q.5 Use logical reasoning to find the order
  28. R.2 Write a ratio: word problems
  29. R.6 Equivalent ratios: word problems
  30. R.8 Compare ratios: word problems
  31. S.4 Compare percents and fractions: word problems
  32. S.6 Percents of numbers: word problems
  33. S.9 Find what percent one number is of another: word problems
  34. U.3 Add and subtract money amounts: word problems
  35. U.5 Multiply money: word problems
  36. U.7 Divide money amounts: word problems
  37. Y.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
  38. BB.2 Identify independent and dependent variables
  39. BB.4 Solve word problems involving two-variable equations
  40. FF.12 Circles: word problems

Seventh-grade skills

  1. A.7 GCF and LCM: word problems
  2. C.5 Add and subtract integers: word problems
  3. E.2 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  4. E.4 Multiply decimals and whole numbers: word problems
  5. E.6 Divide decimals by whole numbers: word problems
  6. E.8 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals: word problems
  7. F.1 Understanding fractions: word problems
  8. F.4 Fractions: word problems with graphs and tables
  9. F.7 Compare fractions: word problems
  10. G.2 Add and subtract fractions: word problems
  11. G.4 Add and subtract mixed numbers: word problems
  12. G.11 Multiply fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
  13. G.14 Divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
  14. G.16 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
  15. J.4 Equivalent ratios: word problems
  16. J.6 Compare ratios: word problems
  17. J.9 Do the ratios form a proportion: word problems
  18. J.11 Solve proportions: word problems
  19. K.7 Interpret graphs of proportional relationships
  20. K.8 Write and solve equations for proportional relationships
  21. L.6 Percents of numbers: word problems
  22. L.8 Solve percent equations: word problems
  23. L.10 Percent of change: word problems
  24. M.1 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide money amounts: word problems
  25. N.1 Estimate to solve word problems
  26. N.2 Multi-step word problems
  27. N.3 Guess-and-check word problems
  28. N.4 Use Venn diagrams to solve problems
  29. N.5 Find the number of each type of coin
  30. N.6 Elapsed time word problems
  31. Q.5 Number sequences: word problems
  32. R.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
  33. S.7 Solve equations: word problems
  34. U.2 Identify independent and dependent variables
  35. Y.3 Pythagorean theorem: word problems
  36. AA.4 Area and perimeter: word problems
  37. AA.6 Circles: word problems