PlosMathLearning

Word Problems


Directions: You will be given 25 minutes to complete this quiz. Insert your answer in the box beside the word "Answer". After you have finished putting in your answers, click on the "See score" button, to see your score.
The program will reveal which questions you got wrong. You can go back and change your answers until you get them all right.

1. When I think of a number then double it the result is 14. What is the number?
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2.When I think of a number then multiply it by 3 the result is 12. What is the number?
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3. Sue thinks of a number then triple it. She gets 21 for her result. What is the number?
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4. When I think of a number, double it and add 5, I get 21. What is the number?
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5. I think of a number, double it then subtract 8. If the resut is 12, find the number.
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6. I think of a number, add 10 and get 15 for my result. Form an equation and solve it to find the number.
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7. When I think of a number, multiply it by 5, then add 2 I get 22. Find the number.
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8. Leroy is p years old. His sister Randeka is twice as old. The sum of their age is 24 years old. Calculate
(i). Leroy's age
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(ii). Randeka's age
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9. Sam is y years old. His brother Devon is three times as old. The sum of their age is 28 years old. How old is
(a) Sam
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(b) Devon
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