These addition word problems are great for ages 6 and older who are looking to improve their adding skills.
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Add all of momâ€™s shirts together:
1 red + 1 blue + 1 pink = 3 shirts
1 + 1 + 1 = 3
4
Add all of the books together:
2 maths + 2 English = 4 Books
2 + 2 = 4
2
Add all of the pets together:
1 dog + 1 cat = 2 pets
1 + 1 = 2
4
Add all of the fruit together:
1 apple + 2 oranges + 1 pear = 4 fruits
1 + 2 + 1 = 4
3
Tom has two marbles: 2
Len has one more marble than Tom: 2 + 1
2 + 1 = 3
Therefore, Len has 3 marbles
5
Add all of the animals together:
1 lion + 1 elephant + 2 monkeys + 1 zebra = 5 animals
1 + 1 + 2 + 1 = 5
5
Add all of the flowers together:
2 flowers + 3 flowers = 5 flowers
2 + 3 = 5
8
Add all of the animals together:
1 cow + 2 chickens + 1 pony = 4 animals
1 + 2 + 1 = 4
6
Add all of the eggs together:
2 eggs + 4 eggs = 6 eggs
2 + 4 = 6
10
If there are 5 fingers on each hand, then add 2 fives together:
5 + 5 = 10