# Word problems

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## Kindergarten skills

- I.8 Addition word problems with pictures - sums up to 5
- I.9 Addition word problems - sums up to 5
- J.10 Addition word problems with pictures - sums up to 10
- J.11 Addition word problems - sums up to 10
- K.7 Subtraction word problems with pictures - numbers up to 5
- K.8 Subtraction word problems - numbers up to 5
- L.8 Subtraction word problems with pictures - numbers up to 10
- L.9 Subtraction word problems - numbers up to 10
- M.4 Addition and subtraction word problems

## First-grade skills

- A.23 Skip-counting patterns - with tables
- D.5 Addition word problems with pictures - sums up to 10
- D.6 Addition word problems - sums up to 10
- D.7 Addition sentences for word problems - sums up to 10
- D.12 Addition word problems - sums up to 20
- D.13 Addition sentences for word problems - sums up to 20
- D.21 Addition word problems - one-digit plus two-digit numbers
- D.22 Addition sentences for word problems - one-digit plus two-digit numbers
- E.12 Add three numbers - word problems
- H.6 Subtraction word problems with pictures - up to 10
- H.7 Subtraction word problems - up to 10
- H.8 Subtraction sentences for word problems - up to 10
- H.13 Subtraction word problems - up to 20
- H.14 Subtraction sentences for word problems - up to 20
- J.6 Addition and subtraction word problems
- K.6 Comparison word problems
- P.12 Customary units of length: word problems
- P.16 Metric units of length: word problems
- Q.8 Money - word problems
- U.8 Time and clocks: word problems
- X.11 Fractions - word problems

## Second-grade skills

- A.6 Skip-counting stories
- A.10 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.15 Addition word problems - sums to 20
- E.21 Add three one-digit numbers: word problems
- E.23 Add four or more one-digit numbers: word problems
- F.11 Subtraction word problems - up to 18
- G.10 Addition word problems - up to two digits
- G.15 Add three numbers up to two digits each: word problems
- G.17 Add four 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
- L.11 Two-step addition and subtraction word problems - up to 100
- O.1 Guess the number
- P.11 Add money - up to $1: word problems
- P.13 Subtract money - up to $1: word problems
- P.15 Add and subtract money - up to $1: word problems
- P.22 Making change
- S.5 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.3 Add two numbers up to three digits: word problems
- C.7 Add three numbers up to three digits each: word problems
- C.11 Add two numbers up to four digits: word problems
- C.15 Add three numbers up to four digits each: 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 Compare numbers using multiplication: word problems
- H.13 Multiply one-digit numbers by two-digit numbers: word problems
- H.17 Multiply one-digit numbers by three-digit numbers: word problems
- H.19 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.9 Addition and subtraction word problems
- M.10 Multiplication and division word problems
- M.11 Comparison word problems: addition or multiplication?
- M.12 Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division word problems
- M.14 Two-step addition and subtraction word problems
- M.15 Two-step multiplication and division word problems
- M.16 Two-step mixed operation word problems
- O.5 Write variable equations to represent word problems: multiplication and division only
- O.6 Write variable equations to represent word problems
- P.7 Estimate sums: word problems
- P.10 Estimate differences: word problems
- P.12 Estimate sums and differences: word problems
- P.15 Two-step word problems: identify reasonable answers
- 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.6 Making change
- S.10 Add money amounts - word problems
- T.7 Elapsed time word problems I
- T.8 Elapsed time word problems II
- W.17 Unit fractions: modeling word problems
- W.18 Unit fractions: word problems
- W.19 Fractions of a whole: modeling word problems
- W.20 Fractions of a whole: word problems
- W.21 Fractions of a group: word problems
- Y.7 Compare fractions in recipes
- Z.3 Fractions of a number - unit fractions: word problems
- Z.4 Fractions of a number: word problems
- Z.9 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
- AA.7 Add and subtract decimals - word problems
- BB.4 Measurement word problems
- FF.5 Perimeter: word problems
- FF.14 Find the area of rectangles: word problems

## Fourth-grade skills

- B.2 Add two numbers up to five digits: word problems
- B.4 Add two numbers up to seven digits: word problems
- B.11 Estimate sums: word problems
- C.2 Subtract numbers up to five digits: word problems
- C.4 Subtract numbers up to seven digits: word problems
- C.9 Estimate differences: word problems
- D.10 Compare numbers using multiplication: word problems
- D.24 Estimate products: word problems
- D.31 Multiply a 2-digit number by a 2-digit number: word problems
- D.34 Multiply a 2-digit number by a larger number: word problems
- D.36 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
- D.38 Multiply three or more numbers: word problems
- E.2 Division facts to 10: word problems
- E.4 Division facts to 12: word problems
- E.7 Divide 2-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers: word problems
- E.9 Divide 2-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers: interpret remainders
- E.11 Divide larger numbers by 1-digit numbers: word problems
- E.13 Divide larger numbers by 1-digit numbers: interpret remainders
- E.19 Divisibility rules: word problems
- E.21 Divide numbers ending in zeroes by multi-digit numbers: word problems
- E.24 Divide by 2-digit numbers: word problems
- E.26 Divide larger numbers by 2-digit numbers: word problems
- F.2 Comparison word problems: addition or multiplication?
- F.3 Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division word problems
- F.4 Estimate sums, differences, products, and quotients: word problems
- F.5 Word problems with extra or missing information
- F.6 Solve word problems using guess-and-check
- F.7 Multi-step word problems
- F.8 Multi-step word problems involving remainders
- F.9 Multi-step word problems: identify reasonable answers
- G.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
- G.4 Write variable equations to represent word problems
- K.1 Place value 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.10 Number patterns: word problems
- M.7 Find the change, price, or amount paid
- N.2 Measurement word problems
- O.7 Elapsed time: word problems
- O.8 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.19 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.13 Multiply fractions by whole numbers: word problems
- S.14 Multiply fractions and mixed numbers by whole numbers in recipes
- S.16 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
- V.12 Combinations
- BB.14 Relationship between area and perimeter
- BB.15 Area and perimeter: word problems
- BB.16 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 4-digit 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.13 Multiply fractions by whole numbers: word problems
- M.16 Fractions of a number: word problems
- M.21 Multiply two fractions: word problems
- M.36 Multiplication with mixed numbers: word problems
- M.37 Multiply fractions and mixed numbers in recipes
- N.6 Divide fractions by whole numbers in recipes
- N.7 Divide unit fractions and 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.8 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals: word problems
- O.10 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
- P.1 Multi-step word problems
- P.2 Multi-step word problems involving remainders
- P.3 Multi-step word problems: identify reasonable answers
- P.4 Word problems with extra or missing information
- P.5 Guess-and-check problems
- P.6 Find the order
- P.7 Use Venn diagrams to solve problems
- Q.2 Write a ratio: word problems
- Q.7 Scale drawings: 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.5 Number sequences: word problems
- V.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
- V.4 Write variable equations: word problems
- X.16 Combinations
- Y.5 Find start and end times: word problems
- Z.11 Multi-step problems with customary unit conversions
- Z.21 Multi-step problems with metric unit conversions
- Z.22 Multi-step problems with customary or metric unit conversions
- EE.12 Area and perimeter: word problems
- EE.16 Volume of cubes and rectangular prisms: word problems

## Sixth-grade skills

- A.7 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
- D.10 Half-life and population doubling
- E.11 GCF and LCM: word problems
- G.2 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
- H.5 Divide decimals by whole numbers: word problems
- I.2 Fractions of a whole: word problems
- I.3 Fractions of a group: 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.14 Multiply mixed numbers: word problems
- L.4 Divide fractions by whole numbers in recipes
- L.8 Divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
- M.9 Absolute value and integers: 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 Multi-step word problems
- Q.3 Multi-step word problems: identify reasonable answers
- Q.4 Word problems with extra or missing information
- Q.5 Guess-and-check word problems
- Q.6 Distance/direction to starting point
- Q.7 Use logical reasoning to find the order
- R.3 Write a ratio: word problems
- R.7 Equivalent ratios: word problems
- R.10 Compare ratios: word problems
- R.11 Unit rates: word problems
- R.16 Identify proportional relationships by graphing
- R.17 Interpret graphs of proportional relationships
- R.18 Scale drawings: 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
- T.9 Compare temperatures above and below zero
- U.1 Find the number of each type of coin
- U.3 Add and subtract money amounts: word problems
- U.5 Multiply money: word problems
- U.7 Divide money amounts: word problems
- V.7 Percents - calculate tax, tip, mark-up, and more
- W.3 Find start and end times
- Y.3 Write variable expressions: word problems
- Z.8 Solve one-step equations: word problems
- BB.2 Identify independent and dependent variables
- BB.4 Find a value using two-variable equations: word problems
- BB.5 Solve word problems by finding two-variable equations
- BB.10 Interpret a graph: word problems
- FF.12 Circles: word problems
- FF.15 Volume of cubes and rectangular prisms: word problems
- II.1 Counting principle
- II.11 Permutations

## Seventh-grade skills

- A.7 GCF and LCM: word problems
- C.11 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.7 Scale drawings: word problems
- J.8 Scale drawings: scale factor word problems
- J.10 Do the ratios form a proportion: word problems
- J.12 Solve proportions: word problems
- J.13 Estimate population size using proportions
- K.1 Find the constant of proportionality from a table
- K.2 Write equations for proportional relationships from tables
- K.3 Identify proportional relationships by graphing
- K.4 Find the constant of proportionality from a graph
- K.5 Write equations for proportional relationships from graphs
- K.10 Interpret graphs of proportional relationships
- K.11 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
- L.11 Percent of change: find the original amount word problems
- M.1 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide money amounts: word problems
- M.8 Find the percent: tax, discount, and more
- M.10 Multi-step problems with percents
- N.1 Estimate to solve word problems
- N.2 Multi-step word problems
- N.3 Multi-step word problems: identify reasonable answers
- N.4 Guess-and-check word problems
- N.5 Use Venn diagrams to solve problems
- N.6 Find the number of each type of coin
- N.7 Elapsed time word problems
- Q.5 Number sequences: word problems
- R.3 Write variable expressions: word problems
- R.19 Identify equivalent linear expressions: word problems
- S.7 Solve equations: word problems
- U.2 Identify independent and dependent variables
- U.9 Interpret a graph: word problems
- Y.3 Pythagorean theorem: word problems
- AA.4 Area and perimeter: word problems
- AA.6 Circles: word problems
- AA.8 Volume of cubes and rectangular prisms: word problems
- DD.4 Experimental probability
- DD.13 Permutations
- DD.14 Counting principle

## 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
- H.11 Estimate population size using proportions
- H.12 Scale drawings: word problems
- H.13 Scale drawings: scale factor word problems
- I.1 Find the constant of proportionality from a table
- I.2 Write equations for proportional relationships from tables
- I.3 Identify proportional relationships by graphing
- I.4 Find the constant of proportionality from a graph
- I.5 Write equations for proportional relationships from graphs
- I.8 Graph proportional relationships
- I.9 Interpret graphs of proportional relationships
- I.10 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
- J.12 Percent of change: find the original amount word problems
- K.6 Find the percent: tax, discount, and more
- K.8 Multi-step problems with percents
- 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.4 Write variable expressions: word problems
- V.20 Identify equivalent linear expressions: word problems
- W.14 Solve equations: word problems
- Z.3 Identify independent and dependent variables
- Z.10 Interpret the graph of a linear function: word problems
- Z.14 Write linear functions: word problems
- 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
- EE.3 Experimental probability
- EE.10 Permutations
- EE.11 Counting principle

## Algebra 1 skills

- C.2 Write an equivalent ratio
- C.6 Solve proportions: word problems
- C.7 Scale drawings: word problems
- D.3 Percent word problems
- D.5 Percent of change: word problems
- D.6 Percent of change: find the original amount word problems
- E.4 Multi-step problems with unit conversions
- F.3 Area and perimeter: word problems
- F.17 Pythagorean theorem: word problems
- J.10 Solve linear equations: word problems
- O.1 Word problems: mixed review
- O.2 Word problems with money
- O.3 Consecutive integer problems
- O.4 Rate of travel: word problems
- O.5 Weighted averages: word problems
- Q.3 Identify independent and dependent variables
- Q.11 Interpret the graph of a function: word problems
- S.13 Write linear functions to solve 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
- X.5 Exponential growth and decay: word problems
- II.1 Identify hypotheses and conclusions
- II.2 Counterexamples
- JJ.4 Identify independent and dependent events
- JJ.6 Counting principle
- JJ.7 Permutations
- KK.14 Interpret regression lines
- KK.15 Analyze a regression line of a data set

## Algebra 2 skills

- B.2 Solve linear equations: word problems
- C.3 Write a linear inequality: 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
- S.12 Exponential growth and decay: word problems
- S.13 Compound interest: word problems
- S.14 Continuously compounded interest: word problems
- CC.3 Counting principle
- CC.5 Find probabilities using combinations and permutations
- CC.6 Find probabilities using two-way frequency tables
- CC.11 Find conditional probabilities using two-way frequency tables
- CC.12 Find probabilities using the addition rule
- DD.7 Write the probability distribution for a game of chance
- DD.8 Expected values for a game of chance
- DD.9 Choose the better bet
- DD.10 Find probabilities using the binomial distribution
- EE.7 Interpret regression lines
- EE.8 Analyze a regression line of a data set
- EE.9 Find confidence intervals for population means
- EE.10 Find confidence intervals for population proportions
- EE.11 Interpret confidence intervals for population means
- EE.12 Experiment design
- EE.13 Analyze the results of an experiment using simulations

## Precalculus skills

- F.16 Exponential growth and decay: word problems
- F.17 Compound interest: word problems
- I.2 Solve a system of equations by graphing: word problems
- I.5 Solve a system of equations using substitution: word problems
- I.7 Solve a system of equations using elimination: word problems
- X.4 Find probabilities using combinations and permutations
- X.5 Find probabilities using two-way frequency tables
- X.9 Find conditional probabilities using two-way frequency tables
- X.10 Find probabilities using the addition rule
- Y.7 Write the probability distribution for a game of chance
- Y.8 Expected values for a game of chance
- Y.9 Choose the better bet
- Y.10 Find probabilities using the binomial distribution
- Y.11 Mean, variance, and standard deviation of binomial distributions
- Y.18 Use normal distributions to approximate binomial distributions
- Z.9 Interpret regression lines
- Z.10 Analyze a regression line of a data set
- Z.11 Analyze a regression line using statistics of a data set
- Z.12 Find confidence intervals for population means
- Z.13 Find confidence intervals for population proportions
- Z.14 Interpret confidence intervals for population means
- Z.15 Experiment design
- Z.16 Analyze the results of an experiment using simulations