RHL School

Mathematics Problem Solving
Volume 1, Number 19, January 27, 1997

Single Step Problems

1.  If a particular month is exactly four weeks long, how many days are
in that month?

2.  A quart is 32 ounces. Seven quarts equal ______ ounces.

3.  A package of Crystal’s favorite cheddar cheese is on sale for $ 1.99.
How much must she pay for nine packages?

4.  World War II ended in 1945. How many years ago was that?

5.   Daryl had $ 14.25 in the bank. Heather gave him five dollars for his
birthday. He put that in the bank. Then how much money did he have in
the bank?

6.  Ashley is ten years old. Ashley is three years older than Kevin. How
old is Kevin?

7.  Stephen owns five barns. He has 24 horses in each barn. How many
horses altogether, does Stephen have in his barns?

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