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Lesson 18: Assorted Word Problems
These word problems require different operations such as addition, multiplication, subtraction, and division. In each one, it's up to you to figure out which operation to use. The answers are explained in the video. Make sure that you can solve each problem very easily, and that you fully understand what you are doing.
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1. A class has twenty-seven students. Fourteen students move to another class. How many students are now in the class?
2. A store had 24 brownies. The brownies were sold to 8 customers, and each customer bought the same amount. How many brownies did each customer buy?
3. Jane has 5 rows of dimes, and each row has 8 dimes in it. How many dimes does she have in total?
4. Steve has 35 marbles. He finds 27 more. How many marbles does he have now?