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# Lesson Worksheet: Word Problems: Addition and Subtraction with Numbers up to 1,000 Mathematics

In this worksheet, we will practice deciding which operations are needed to solve a word problem by drawing a model if necessary and writing an equation to record the solution.

**Q1: **

If a person bought a watch for 113 LE and a shirt for 740 LE, how much did he pay for both of them?

**Q2: **

Karim is trying to solve a word problem by first adding 278 and 549 together and then subtracting 137. Which of these word problems could he be trying to solve?

- AMona the grocer has 549 apples, 278 bananas, and 137 pears. How many more pears and apples does she have than bananas?
- BMona the grocer has 278 apples, 549 bananas, and 137 pears. How many more apples and bananas does she have than pears?
- CMona the grocer has 278 apples, 549 bananas, and 137 pears. How many more bananas and pears does she have than apples?
- DMona the grocer has 278 apples, 549 bananas, and 137 pears. How many more pears and apples does she have than bananas?

**Q3: **

A man has 675 LE and his brother has 214 LE. How much do they have altogether?

**Q4: **

Classes 3 and 4 are recycling plastic bottles. Last month, class 3 recycled 274 bottles. Class 4 recycled 67 more bottles than class 3.

Which of the following expressions shows how many bottles class 4 recycled?

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Which of the following expressions shows the total number of bottles recycled?

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- B
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How many bottles did both classes recycle altogether?

**Q5: **

A shop sold 790 books on Wednesday and 205 books on Thursday. How many books were sold in those two days?

**Q6: **

An airport has two parking lots. Parking lot A has 268 spaces. Parking lot B has 156 fewer spaces.

Which of the following expressions shows how many spaces parking lot B has?

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- B
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Which of the following expressions shows how many spaces there are in the two parking lots?

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How many spaces are there in total?

**Q7: **

Students want to plant 621 trees in their village. They have planted 476 trees. How many are left?

**Q8: **

Fares knows that there are 259 students in his school and Sally knows that there are 484 students in her school. How many students are there in the two schools?

**Q9: **

A man bought a cell phone for 506 LE and a camera for 390 LE. How much did he pay for both of them?

**Q10: **

Amer has 167 football cards. His friend Adam has 216 more cards. How many cards do they have altogether?