Word problems

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Grade 4 skills

  1. B.2 Add numbers up to five digits: word problems
  2. B.9 Estimate sums: word problems
  3. C.2 Subtract numbers up to five digits: word problems
  4. C.7 Estimate differences: word problems
  5. D.5 Multiply 1-digit numbers by 2-digit numbers: word problems
  6. D.12 Estimate products: word problems
  7. D.17 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  8. D.19 Multiply three or more numbers: word problems
  9. E.2 Division facts to 10: word problems
  10. E.5 Divide larger numbers: word problems
  11. E.7 Interpret remainders
  12. E.11 Estimate quotients: word problems
  13. E.13 Divisibility rules: word problems
  14. F.2 Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division word problems
  15. F.3 Estimate sums, differences, products and quotients: word problems
  16. F.4 Multi-step word problems
  17. F.5 Word problems with extra or missing information
  18. F.6 Solve word problems using guess-and-check
  19. G.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
  20. G.4 Write variable equations to represent word problems
  21. I.1 Find two numbers based on sum and difference
  22. I.2 Find two numbers based on sum, difference, product and quotient
  23. I.3 Find the order
  24. J.7 Number patterns: word problems
  25. O.8 Find start and end times: multi-step word problems
  26. R.6 Unit fractions: modelling word problems
  27. R.7 Unit fractions: word problems
  28. R.8 Fractions of a whole: modelling word problems
  29. R.9 Fractions of a whole: word problems
  30. R.10 Fractions of a group: word problems
  31. T.8 Compare fractions in recipes
  32. V.3 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  33. V.6 Add three or more decimals: word problems
  34. V.10 Solve decimal problems using diagrams

Grade 5 skills

  1. B.2 Add and subtract whole numbers: word problems
  2. B.9 Estimate sums and differences: word problems
  3. C.2 Multiply by one-digit numbers: word problems
  4. C.5 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  5. C.9 Estimate products: word problems
  6. C.14 Multiply by 2-digit numbers: word problems
  7. C.16 Multiply three or four numbers: word problems
  8. C.18 Multiply 3-digit by 2-digit numbers: word problems
  9. D.2 Division facts to 12: word problems
  10. D.4 Divide by one-digit numbers: word problems
  11. D.5 Divide by one-digit numbers: interpret remainders
  12. D.7 Estimate quotients: word problems
  13. D.10 Divide numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  14. D.13 Divide by two-digit numbers: word problems
  15. E.4 Divisibility rules: word problems
  16. G.2 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  17. H.4 Multiply decimals and whole numbers: word problems
  18. I.2 Add and subtract money: word problems
  19. I.3 Multiply money amounts: word problems
  20. I.4 Multiply money amounts with decimals: word problems
  21. I.5 Divide money amounts with decimals: word problems
  22. J.4 Fractions of a whole: word problems
  23. J.5 Fractions of a group: word problems
  24. J.8 Fractions of a number: word problems
  25. L.4 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
  26. L.6 Add and subtract mixed numbers with like denominators: word problems
  27. L.9 Add three or more fractions: word problems
  28. N.2 Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers: word problems
  29. N.6 Add, subtract and multiply decimals: word problems
  30. O.1 Multi-step word problems
  31. O.2 Word problems with extra or missing information
  32. O.3 Guess-and-check problems
  33. O.4 Find the order
  34. O.5 Use Venn diagrams to solve problems
  35. P.8 Number sequences: word problems
  36. R.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
  37. R.4 Write variable equations: word problems
  38. U.4 Find start and end times: word problems

Grade 6 skills

  1. D.2 Add and subtract whole numbers: word problems
  2. D.4 Estimate sums and differences: word problems
  3. D.6 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  4. E.2 Multiply whole numbers: word problems
  5. E.4 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  6. E.6 Multiply three or more numbers: word problems
  7. F.3 Divide by two-digit numbers: word problems
  8. F.5 Divide numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  9. G.3 Multiply decimals and whole numbers: word problems
  10. G.9 Divide decimals by whole numbers: word problems
  11. I.7 GCF and LCM: word problems
  12. J.2 Understanding fractions: word problems
  13. J.5 Fractions of a group: word problems
  14. J.9 Compare fractions: word problems
  15. K.3 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
  16. K.6 Add and subtract mixed numbers with like denominators: word problems
  17. L.1 Fractions of a number: word problems
  18. M.2 Add, subtract, multiply or divide two whole numbers: word problems
  19. M.5 Add, subtract, multiply or divide two decimals: word problems
  20. M.8 Add, subtract or multiply two fractions: word problems
  21. O.1 Estimate to solve word problems
  22. O.2 Multi-step word problems
  23. O.3 Word problems with extra or missing information
  24. O.4 Guess-and-check word problems
  25. O.5 Distance/direction to starting point
  26. O.6 Use logical reasoning to find the order
  27. P.2 Write a ratio: word problems
  28. P.7 Compare ratios: word problems
  29. Q.4 Compare percents and fractions: word problems
  30. Q.6 Percents of numbers: word problems
  31. Q.8 Find what percent one number is of another: word problems
  32. S.3 Add and subtract money amounts: word problems
  33. S.5 Multiply money: word problems
  34. S.7 Divide money amounts: word problems
  35. W.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
  36. Y.2 Identify independent and dependent variables
  37. Y.3 Solve word problems involving two-variable equations
  38. CC.8 Area and perimeter: word problems

Grade 7 skills

  1. A.7 GCF and LCM: word problems
  2. C.5 Add and subtract integers: word problems
  3. E.2 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  4. E.4 Multiply decimals and whole numbers: word problems
  5. E.6 Divide decimals by whole numbers: word problems
  6. E.8 Add, subtract, multiply and divide decimals: word problems
  7. F.4 Fractions: word problems with graphs and tables
  8. F.8 Compare fractions: word problems
  9. G.2 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
  10. G.7 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems
  11. G.9 Add and subtract mixed numbers: word problems
  12. H.6 Multiply fractions and whole numbers: word problems
  13. H.9 Multiply fractions: word problems
  14. I.6 Divide fractions: word problems
  15. J.11 Add, subtract, multiply and divide rational numbers: word problems
  16. L.4 Equivalent ratios: word problems
  17. L.6 Compare ratios: word problems
  18. L.9 Do the ratios form a proportion: word problems
  19. L.11 Solve proportions: word problems
  20. M.7 Interpret graphs of proportional relationships
  21. N.6 Percents of numbers: word problems
  22. N.8 Solve percent equations: word problems
  23. O.1 Add, subtract, multiply and divide money amounts: word problems
  24. P.1 Estimate to solve word problems
  25. P.2 Multi-step word problems
  26. P.3 Guess-and-check word problems
  27. P.4 Use Venn diagrams to solve problems
  28. P.5 Find the number of each type of coin
  29. P.6 Elapsed time word problems
  30. S.5 Number sequences: word problems
  31. T.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
  32. U.7 Solve equations: word problems
  33. V.2 Identify independent and dependent variables
  34. AA.6 Area and perimeter: word problems
  35. AA.8 Circles: word problems