Just in time for Truck Day
Try our Math Word Problems!

Mrs. Rollman'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!

 

 

If I saw a dump truck that had 12 wheels on each side and there were two tiny dump trucks racing across the highway and they both had 6 wheels on each side. How many wheels are on the highway all together?  by Olivia

Answer:           24 + 12 + 12 = 48                 

 

There were 4 fire trucks driving at the speed of light. 8 police cars came at the same speed. Then 6 army trucks came. How many in all? by Billy

Answer:             4 + 8 + 6 = 18                  

 

There are 5 school buses rolling down the street. 1 pick up truck is on the move. 8 oil trucks came barreling along. How many in all? by Elena

Answer:              5 + 1 + 8 = 14         

 

There were ten army trucks. Six more came driving over. How many army trucks in all? by Jacqueline

Answer:              10 + 6 = 16              

 

There were 10 Humvs riding down the highway. 7 army cars were coming along. How many are there in all? by Domenic

Answer:              10  + 7 = 17             

 

There were 9 D.A.R.E. cars speeding down the lane. Eight 18 wheelers came along. How many in all? By Barrett

Answer:             9 + 8 = 17           

 

There were 6 ice cream trucks and 6 food trucks came along. How many trucks are there now? by Cole D.

Answer:            6 + 6 = 12          

 

There were three trucks, eight fire trucks, and six ambulances at Truck Day. How many in all? by Asa

Answer:             3 + 8 + 6 = 17          

 

There are 3 trucks down the street. 5 fire trucks come along the street. How many in all? by Joshua

Answer:            3 + 5 = 8           

 

There are two fancy sixteen wheelers and two stinky sanitation trucks zooming down the highway. How many in all? by Jackson

Answer:            2 + 2 = 4          

 

Three ambulances are rushing to an emergency. Eight police cars and five emergency response trucks also come screeching down the highway. How many in all? by Cole C.

Answer:              3 + 8 + 5 = 16         

 

There were 8 trucks coming down the lane. 5 cement mixers were fumbling down too. How many are there in all? by Chris S.

Answer:            8 + 5 = 13            

 

Two tanks are racing down the street. How many wheels are there in all? (Look carefully!) by Robert M.

Answer:             6 + 6 = 12            

 

There were 8 wagons rolling down the country road. 8 more came along. How many in all? by Asma

Answer:               8 + 8 = 16               

 

My dad has 14 cement trucks. My uncle has 6 more cement trucks. How many trucks are there? by Jordyn

Answer:             14 + 6 = 20             

 

There were 6 big yellow bull dozers. 6 more yellow bull dozers came rambling along. How many in all? by Bella D.

Answer:              6 + 6 = 12           

 

 There were three army trucks. Two more came. How many wheels in all? by Arjun

Answer:     4 + 4 + 4     +    4 + 4 = 20           

 

5 army tanks came rumbling down the highway. 3 hum-vs came too. How many army trucks are there in all? by Phillip

Answer:              5 + 3 = 8           

 

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