These addition word problems are great for ages 8 and older who are looking to improve their adding skills.
156
We can first add 100 + 50 = 150.
Then add 150 + 6 = 156
20, 25
The pattern is showing that 5 is being added each time.
The next number would be 15 + 5 = 20
And the one after that would be 20 + 5 = 25
68
39 + 29 = 68
There are 68 people riding the bus.
125
53 + 72 = 125
40
14 + 10 + 16 = 40
73
35 + 38 = 73
There are 73 children in the gym class.
63
36 + 27 = 63
There are 63 people sitting in the hall.
11
Add all the presents together:
5 + 2 + 3 + 1 = 11
13
You can break this up to make it easier:
4 + 3 = 7
4 + 2 = 6
And 7 + 6 = 13
12
First add 3 + 4 = 7
Then add 7 + 5 = 12