# Word problems

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## First-grade skills

- A.19 Skip-counting patterns - with tables
- D.5 Addition word problems - sums up to 10
- D.6 Addition sentences for word problems - sums up to 10
- D.9 Addition word problems - sums up to 18
- E.12 Add three numbers - word problems
- H.6 Subtraction word problems - numbers up to 10
- H.7 Subtraction sentences for word problems - numbers up to 10
- H.10 Subtraction word problems - numbers up to 18
- K.4 Comparison word problems
- P.6 Customary units of length: word problems
- P.11 Metric units of length: word problems
- Q.7 Money - word problems
- U.8 Time and clocks: word problems
- X.11 Fractions - word problems

## Second-grade skills

- A.2 Skip-counting stories
- A.5 Skip-counting puzzles
- B.5 Greatest and least - word problems - up to 100
- B.6 Greatest and least - word problems - up to 1,000
- E.13 Addition word problems - one digit
- E.19 Add three one-digit numbers: word problems
- E.21 Add four or more one-digit numbers: word problems
- F.11 Subtraction word problems - up to 18
- G.9 Addition word problems - up to two digits
- G.14 Add three numbers up to two digits each: word problems
- G.16 Add four or more numbers up to two digits each: word problems
- H.9 Subtraction word problems - up to two digits
- I.5 Addition word problems - up to three digits
- J.5 Subtraction word problems - up to three digits
- L.3 Addition and subtraction word problems - up to 20
- L.10 Addition and subtraction word problems - up to 100
- O.1 Guess the number
- P.10 Add money - up to $1: word problems
- P.12 Subtract money - up to $1: word problems
- P.14 Add and subtract money - up to $1: word problems
- S.4 Customary units of length: word problems
- S.10 Metric units of length: word problems
- V.2 Perimeter - word problems
- W.9 Fractions of a whole: modeling word problems
- W.10 Fractions of a whole: word problems
- W.11 Fractions of a group: word problems

## Third-grade skills

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

## Fourth-grade skills

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

## Fifth-grade skills

- B.2 Add and subtract whole numbers: word problems
- B.9 Estimate sums and differences: word problems
- C.2 Multiply by 1-digit numbers: word problems
- C.5 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
- C.9 Estimate products: word problems
- C.16 Multiply by 2-digit numbers: word problems
- C.20 Multiply three or more numbers: word problems
- D.2 Division facts to 12: word problems
- D.4 Divide multi-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers: word problems
- D.5 Divide by 1-digit numbers: interpret remainders
- D.8 Divide numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
- D.10 Estimate quotients: word problems
- D.12 Divide 2-digit and 3-digit numbers by 2-digit numbers: word problems
- D.14 Divide larger numbers by 2-digit numbers: word problems
- F.5 Divisibility rules: word problems
- H.4 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
- I.5 Multiply decimals and whole numbers: word problems
- J.5 Division with decimal quotients: word problems
- K.2 Fractions of a whole: word problems
- K.3 Fractions of a group: word problems
- L.4 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
- L.11 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems
- L.13 Add 3 or more fractions: word problems
- L.20 Add and subtract mixed numbers: word problems
- L.21 Add and subtract fractions in recipes
- M.10 Multiply fractions by whole numbers: word problems
- M.16 Multiply two fractions: word problems
- M.27 Multiplication with mixed numbers: word problems
- M.28 Multiply fractions and mixed numbers in recipes
- N.6 Divide fractions by whole numbers in recipes
- N.7 Divide unit fractions by whole numbers: word problems
- N.12 Divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
- O.2 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide whole numbers: word problems
- O.6 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals: word problems
- O.8 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
- P.1 Multi-step word problems
- P.2 Word problems with extra or missing information
- P.3 Guess-and-check problems
- P.4 Find the order
- P.5 Use Venn diagrams to solve problems
- Q.2 Write a ratio: word problems
- R.4 Percent of a number: word problems
- S.2 Add and subtract money: word problems
- S.3 Multiply money amounts: word problems
- S.4 Divide money amounts: word problems
- T.4 Number sequences: word problems
- V.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
- V.4 Write variable equations: word problems
- Y.5 Find start and end times: word problems
- EE.10 Area and perimeter: word problems

## Sixth-grade skills

- A.6 Add and subtract whole numbers: word problems
- B.2 Multiply whole numbers: word problems
- B.5 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
- B.7 Multiply three or more numbers: word problems
- C.3 Divide numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
- E.9 GCF and LCM: word problems
- G.2 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
- H.5 Divide decimals by whole numbers: word problems
- I.2 Understanding fractions: word problems
- I.5 Fractions: word problems
- I.8 Compare fractions: word problems
- J.2 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
- J.4 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems
- J.7 Add and subtract mixed numbers: word problems
- K.3 Fractions of a number: word problems
- K.7 Multiply fractions: word problems
- K.12 Multiply mixed numbers: word problems
- L.4 Divide fractions by whole numbers in recipes
- L.8 Divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
- O.2 Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two whole numbers: word problems
- O.5 Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two decimals: word problems
- O.8 Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two fractions: word problems
- Q.1 Estimate to solve word problems
- Q.2 Word problems with multiple steps or extra or missing information
- Q.3 Guess-and-check word problems
- Q.4 Distance/direction to starting point
- Q.5 Use logical reasoning to find the order
- R.2 Write a ratio: word problems
- R.6 Equivalent ratios: word problems
- R.8 Compare ratios: word problems
- S.4 Compare percents and fractions: word problems
- S.6 Percents of numbers: word problems
- S.9 Find what percent one number is of another: word problems
- U.3 Add and subtract money amounts: word problems
- U.5 Multiply money: word problems
- U.7 Divide money amounts: word problems
- Y.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
- BB.2 Identify independent and dependent variables
- BB.4 Solve word problems involving two-variable equations
- FF.12 Circles: word problems

## Seventh-grade skills

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

## Eighth-grade skills

- A.7 GCF and LCM: word problems
- C.5 Add and subtract integers: word problems
- E.3 Add and subtract rational numbers: word problems
- E.6 Multiply and divide rational numbers: word problems
- H.4 Equivalent ratios: word problems
- H.6 Compare ratios: word problems
- H.7 Solve proportions: word problems
- H.9 Do the ratios form a proportion: word problems
- I.8 Interpret graphs of proportional relationships
- I.9 Write and solve equations for proportional relationships
- J.4 Find what percent one number is of another: word problems
- J.7 Percents of numbers: word problems
- J.11 Percent of change: word problems
- M.1 Multi-step word problems
- M.2 Guess-and-check word problems
- M.3 Use Venn diagrams to solve problems
- M.4 Elapsed time word problems
- R.4 Pythagorean theorem: word problems
- T.3 Area and perimeter: word problems
- T.6 Circles: word problems
- U.5 Number sequences: word problems
- V.3 Write variable expressions: word problems
- W.13 Solve equations: word problems
- Z.3 Identify independent and dependent variables
- AA.3 Solve a system of equations by graphing: word problems
- AA.9 Solve a system of equations using substitution: word problems
- AA.11 Solve a system of equations using elimination: word problems

## Algebra 1 skills

- C.2 Write an equivalent ratio
- C.6 Solve proportions: word problems
- D.3 Percent word problems
- D.5 Percent of change: word problems
- F.3 Area and perimeter: word problems
- F.15 Pythagorean theorem: word problems
- J.10 Solve linear equations: word problems
- O.1 Word problems: mixed review
- O.3 Consecutive integer problems
- O.4 Rate of travel: word problems
- O.5 Weighted averages: word problems
- T.4 Linear inequalities: word problems
- U.3 Solve a system of equations by graphing: word problems
- U.9 Solve a system of equations using substitution: word problems
- U.11 Solve a system of equations using elimination: word problems
- U.13 Solve a system of equations using augmented matrices: word problems
- U.15 Solve a system of equations using any method: word problems
- II.1 Identify hypotheses and conclusions
- II.2 Counterexamples

## Algebra 2 skills

- B.2 Solve linear equations: word problems
- E.3 Solve a system of equations by graphing: word problems
- E.7 Solve a system of equations using substitution: word problems
- E.9 Solve a system of equations using elimination: word problems
- E.11 Solve a system of equations using any method: word problems
- G.19 Solve a system of equations using augmented matrices: word problems