In this worksheet, we will practice using pictures and counters to model a story problem and then count within 10 to find the number of objects that remain.

Q1:

4 bees were flying around a flower. Then, 2 of the bees flew away.

How many bees are left?

Q2:

A person bought 9 birds. 4 flew away. How many are left?

A4 birds

B9 birds

C6 birds

D5 birds

Q3:

If there were 8 rabbits in a farm, and then 2 of them were lost, how many rabbits are left?

A3 rabbits

B8 rabbits

C5 rabbits

D6 rabbits

Q4:

A child had 5 balls but lost 1. How many balls are left?

A2 balls

B5 balls

C6 balls

D4 balls

Q5:

Yesterday, Nada had 4 sweets. She ate 2.

How many are left?

Find the matching number sentence.

A

B

C

D

E

Q6:

You had 7 balloons. If 4 of them popped, how many do you have now?