Word problems

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Primary 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.12 Estimate products: word problems
  6. D.17 Multiply a two-digit number by a two-digit number: word problems
  7. D.20 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  8. D.24 Multiply a two-digit number by a three-digit number: 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.10 Estimate quotients: word problems
  13. E.12 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.1 Find two numbers based on sum and difference
  20. G.2 Find two numbers based on sum, difference, product and quotient
  21. G.3 Find the order
  22. I.3 Number patterns: word problems
  23. L.5 Find start and end times: multi-step word problems
  24. N.11 Relationship between area and perimeter
  25. O.2 Fractions of a whole: word problems
  26. O.3 Fractions of a group: word problems
  27. O.15 Fractions of a number: word problems
  28. P.8 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
  29. P.12 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems
  30. P.14 Add 3 or more fractions with like and unlike denominators: word problems
  31. Q.5 Multiply unit fractions by whole numbers: word problems
  32. Q.11 Multiply fractions by whole numbers: word problems
  33. S.3 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  34. S.6 Add three or more decimals: word problems
  35. S.9 Solve decimal problems using diagrams
  36. T.4 Multiply decimals and whole numbers: word problems
  37. T.5 Multiply money amounts: word problems
  38. T.10 Division with decimal quotients: word problems

Primary 5 skills

  1. B.2 Add and subtract whole numbers: word problems
  2. B.8 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.15 Multiply by two-digit numbers: word problems
  7. C.17 Multiply three or four numbers: word problems
  8. D.2 Division facts to 12: word problems
  9. D.4 Divide by one-digit numbers: word problems
  10. D.5 Divide by one-digit numbers: interpret remainders
  11. D.6 Estimate quotients: word problems
  12. D.9 Divide numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  13. D.11 Divide by two-digit numbers: word problems
  14. F.2 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  15. G.5 Multiply decimals and whole numbers: word problems
  16. H.5 Division with decimal quotients: word problems
  17. I.2 Fractions of a whole: word problems
  18. I.3 Fractions of a group: word problems
  19. I.13 Fractions of a number: word problems
  20. J.4 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
  21. J.9 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems
  22. J.11 Add three or more fractions: word problems
  23. J.16 Add and subtract mixed numbers: word problems
  24. K.10 Multiply fractions by whole numbers: word problems
  25. K.16 Multiply two fractions: word problems
  26. K.20 Multiplication with mixed numbers: word problems
  27. K.24 Divide fractions by whole numbers: word problems
  28. K.27 Divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems
  29. L.2 Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers: word problems
  30. L.4 Add, subtract, multiply and divide decimals: word problems
  31. M.1 Multi-step word problems
  32. M.2 Word problems with extra or missing information
  33. M.3 Guess-and-check problems
  34. M.4 Find the order
  35. M.5 Use Venn diagrams to solve problems
  36. N.2 Write a ratio: word problems
  37. O.4 Percent of a number: word problems
  38. P.2 Add and subtract money: word problems
  39. P.3 Multiply money amounts: word problems
  40. P.4 Multiply money amounts with decimals: word problems
  41. P.5 Divide money amounts with decimals: word problems
  42. Q.4 Number sequences: word problems
  43. T.4 Find start and end times: word problems
  44. W.8 Area and perimeter: word problems

Primary 6 skills

  1. B.2 Multiply whole numbers: word problems
  2. B.4 Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  3. B.6 Multiply three or more numbers: word problems
  4. C.3 Divide numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  5. E.2 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  6. F.3 Multiply decimals and whole numbers: word problems
  7. F.8 Divide decimals by whole numbers: word problems
  8. G.2 Understanding fractions: word problems
  9. G.5 Fractions: word problems
  10. G.8 Compare fractions: word problems
  11. H.2 Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
  12. H.4 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems
  13. H.7 Add and subtract mixed numbers: word problems
  14. I.3 Fractions of a number: word problems
  15. I.6 Multiply fractions: word problems
  16. J.7 Divide mixed numbers by whole numbers: word problems
  17. K.2 Add, subtract, multiply or divide two whole numbers: word problems
  18. K.5 Add, subtract, multiply or divide two decimals: word problems
  19. K.7 Add, subtract or multiply two fractions: word problems
  20. L.1 Estimate to solve word problems
  21. L.2 Word problems with multiple steps or extra or missing information
  22. L.3 Guess-and-check word problems
  23. L.4 Distance/direction to starting point
  24. L.5 Use logical reasoning to find the order
  25. M.2 Write a ratio: word problems
  26. M.7 Compare ratios: word problems
  27. N.4 Compare percents and fractions: word problems
  28. N.6 Percents of numbers: word problems
  29. N.8 Find what percent one number is of another: word problems
  30. P.3 Add and subtract money amounts: word problems
  31. P.5 Multiply money: word problems
  32. P.7 Divide money amounts: word problems
  33. S.2 Write variable expressions: word problems
  34. V.10 Area and perimeter: word problems
  35. V.14 Circles: word problems