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 10 devils wearing sparkling
funny hats at the disco. Then 9 more devils came to dance. How many devils
were there in all? By Brandon 
Answer: 10 + 9 = 19 
There were 10 Jedi knights from the good side and 10
Jedi warriors from the bad side and they started to fight. How many good
side Jedis and bad side Jedis were there in all? 
Answer: 10 + 10 = 20 
There were 11 ghostly witches at a party.
Then 9 haunted bats came along and trashed the party. How many witches and
bats were there in all? By Austin T. 
Answer: 11 + 9 = 20 
There were 10 monster goblins in a mansion. There were 9
vicious vampires in a haunted house. How many goblins and vampires were
there in all? By Jack 
Answer: 10 + 9 = 19 
There were 15 bleeding skeletons limping
to the graveyard and 12 monsters came along to the graveyard. How many skeletons
and monsters ended up in the graveyard? 
Answer: 15 + 12 = 27 
There were 15 moldy pumpkins. 14 bony
skeletons came along to the pumpkin patch!! How many are there in all? 
Answer: 15 + 14 = 29 
There were 15 flying ghosts playing pumpkin volleyball
against 4 flapping bats. How many ghosts and bats were there in all? By
Chris 
Answer: 15 + 4 = 19 
There were 11 black witches at the
Halloween ball and 7 green witches came along. How many black witches and
green witches were there in all? By Cara 
Answer: 11 + 7 = 18 
There were 17 scary ghosts going to the
store. Then 2 silly pumpkins came into the store too. How many ghosts
and silly pumpkins were in the store? By Anita 
Answer: 17 + 2 = 19 
There were 12 trick or treaters who came
trick or treating as bears. 4 more came as pumpkins. How many in all came
trick or treating? By Megan 
Answer: 12 + 4 = 16 
9 bats were at a witch's spooky house. 8 more bats flew to the witch's
spooky house. How many bats were at the witch's spooky house? By Alex 
Answer: 9 + 8 = 17 
In Hogwarts School of Magic, Ann the
young witch could magically make 3 objects fly with one swish of her wand.
If she swished her wand 3 times how many objects would she make fly? By
Cindy 
Answer: 3 + 3 = 6 
There were nine blood  thirsty bats
going to planet Halloween. Ten parachuting skeletons were going there too.
How many bats and skeletons were there in all? 
Answer: 9 + 10 = 19 
There were 7 vampires at the graveyard.
7 ghosts came to play. How many vampires and ghosts are there in all? 
Answer: 7 + 7 = 14 
There were 5 spooky bats and 2 bony
skeletons who came to frighten trickortreaters at the haunted house. How
many were there in all? By Nick 
Answer: 5 + 2 = 7 
There were 15 ghostly pumpkins sitting on
a porch. 8 sleepwalking mummies came walking down the street to scare
them. How many ghostly pumpkins and sleepwalking mummies were there in all? By Claire 
Answer: 15 + 8 = 23 
There were ten crazy ghosts playing
pumpkin baseball versus six spooky skeletons. How many spooky baseball players
were there in all? By Aimee 
Answer: 10 + 6 = 16 