Just
in time for Halloween. 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 5 yelling mummies inside the
cemetery. 
Answer: 5 + 3 = 8 
5 nice ghosts are in my house. 11
more 
Answer: 5 + 11 = 16 
There are 3 flopping bats playing
tennis. 
Answer: 3 + 4 = 7 
There was a scary Headless Horseman that
was chasing

Answer: 9 + 10 = 19 
6 silly vampires were trickortreating
and 
Answer: 6 + 8 = 14 
There were 9 huge scary goblins playing
eyeball. 
Answer: 9 + 9 = 18 
Mrs. Taverna took me into the Halloween
zoo. 
Answer: 8 + 6 = 14 
There were 12 friendly ghosts playing
tag. 
Answer: 12 + 6 = 18 
5 wrapped mummies invited 3 undead
zombies 
Answer: 5 + 3 = 8 
There were 8 scary zombies at the
graveyard. 
Answer: 8 + 8 = 16 
20 pumpkins scared 12 trickortreaters. The pumpkins got mad. How many pumpkins and trickortreaters are there in all? by Ali 
Answer: 20 + 12 = 32 
There were 6 scary witches flying on broomsticks. Then 12 spooky ghosts came along and joined them through the night sky. How many were flying in all? By Eleni 
Answer: 6 + 12 = 18 
There where 14 spooky skulls sitting on
the porch. 
Answer: 14 + 14 = 28 
There were 5 black cats next to the black
house. 
Answer: 5 + 2 = 7 
There are 2 scary ghosts playing
soccer. 2 more 
Answer: 2 + 2 = 4 
There were 12 attacking pants
fighting 
Answer: 12 + 4 = 16 
There were 13 flying scary ghosts and 8
boys playing 
Answer: 13 + 8 = 21 