Try our Thanksgiving Leftovers! Just in time for Thanksgiving! Mrs. Taverna's class created math word problems. Give them a try and see if you can solve them. Click and drag your mouse over the Answer row to see if you were right! |

There were 8 turkeys on the field playing
turkey baseball. |

Answer: 8 - 7 = 1 |

One turkey had nineteen feathers. 10 fell
off. |

Answer: 19 - 10 = 9 |

1 turkey had 20 feathers. 16 fell
off. |

Answer: 20 - 16 = 4 |

There were 20 Pilgrims having a feast. 11
pilgrims went hunting. How many pilgrims were still at the feast? |

Answer: 20 - 11 = 9 |

There are 9 fish in a stream. The
Pilgrims caught 5. |

Answer: 9 - 5 = 4 |

There were 20 pumpkin pies. 11 have been
eaten |

Answer: 20 - 11 = 9 |

There were eight baby turkeys and one
mommy. |

Answer: 9 - 4 = 5 |

A Native American saw 15 bow and arrows
stuck in two trees. He saw 9 fall off. How many are left? by Geena |

Answer: 15 - 9 = 6 |

There were 20 turkeys sitting in a field.
10 of them |

Answer: 20 - 10 = 10 |

There were 10 Indians. 5 went away. |

Answer: 10 - 5 = 5 |

There were 10 Pilgrims and 5 pumpkin
pies. How many more Pilgrims than pumpkin pies are there? by Danielle |

Answer: 10 - 5 = 5 |

There are 20 cherries in a bowl. A
Pilgrim boy ate |

Answer: 20 - 6 = 14 |

There were 20 tepees and 10 of them fell down. |

Answer: 20 - 10 = 10 |

There was one turkey on the table with 20
feathers. |

Answer: 20 - 10 - 10 |

There were 8 baby turkeys and 4 ran
away. |

Answer: 8 - 4 = 4 |

There were 8 pumpkin pies. 5 were eaten
by Indians. |

Answer: 8 - 5 = 3 |

There were twenty turkeys. Fourteen ran
away. |

Answer: 20 - 14 = 6 |