Word problems (or story problems) allow kids to apply what they have learned in math class to real-world situations. Word problems build higher-order thinking, critical problem-solving, and reasoning skills.
Here are four multiple-step word problems that will require a combination of addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division. Two money questions are included. This file has an answer key.
2-Digit Addition (No Regrouping). The addition worksheets on this page have no regrouping or carrying. Approx. levels: 1st grade, 2nd grade.
Writing Algebraic Expressions. Write simple expressions in algebraic form with a variable. 5th through 7th Grades.