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Week 6: Chinese New Year Word Problems

Oh no! The Problem Blob just won't leave us alone! He keeps leaving us problems!

Oh no! The Problem Blob just won't leave us alone! He keeps leaving us problems! 1

The Problem Blob has been causing problems in the river with the Chinese New Year story.

The Problem Blob has been causing problems in the river with the Chinese New Year story. 1

He left us these problems to solve.

 

Challenge 1:

There are 12 animals in the river. 5 reach the river bank. How many are left in the river?

 

Challenge 2:

There are 12 animals in the river. 8 reach the river bank. How many are left in the river?

 

Challenge 3:

There are 12 animals in the river. 7 reach the river bank. How many are left in the river?

We chose our own resources and our own ways of recording our work to solve the problems together.

The answer to Challenge 1 was 7 animals left in the river.

The answer to Challenge 1 was 7 animals left in the river. 1

The answer to Challenge 2 was 4 animals left in the river.

The answer to Challenge 2 was 4 animals left in the river. 1

The answer to Challenge 3 was 5 animals left in the river.

The answer to Challenge 3 was 5 animals left in the river. 1
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