In this worksheet, we will practice determining the appropriate type of mathematical operation, either addition or subtraction, to solve word problems.
A builder bought two pieces of land. One had an area of 456 feddans, and the other had an area of 154 feddans. Find the total area of land bought.
If a student bought a ruler for 425 piastres and a pen for 375 piastres, how much did he pay?
A girl has 250 piastres. If her father gives her 400 piastres, how much money will she have?
There are 89 pupils in a classroom. 59 are boys. How many are girls?
There are 32 sheep in one field, and 37 sheep in another field. How many sheep are there in both fields?
Nabil had $43. He gave his brother $36. How much money does Nabil have left?
Yara collected 31 shells from the beach yesterday. She gave 7 of them to her friend. How many shells does she have left?
There are 98 pupils in a classroom. 65 are boys. How many are girls?