Multiple Choice Identify the choice that best completes the
statement or answers the question.



Divide. Use patterns.


1.

490 7



Solve. Use the work backward strategy to
find the answer.


2.

It took Mona 30 minutes each way to go to and
return from the library. She studied there for 2 hours. She got home at 7 o’clock. At what time
did Mona go to the library?


3.

Liam is 5 years older than Caroline. Adam is 2
years younger than Liam. Caroline is 8 years old. How old is Adam?


4.

The teacher gave Colton and Mia some twigs to make
a model of a beaver dam each. Colton uses half the number of twigs Mia uses. Mia uses 26 twigs. Now
there are 3 twigs left. How many twigs did the teacher give Colton and Mia to make their models of
beaver dams?
a.  13 twigs  c.  39
twigs  b.  26 twigs  d.  42
twigs 


5.

Gerald made goody bags to give to each of his
friends at his birthday party. Gerald gave 2 more goody bags to the boys than to the girls. He gave 9
goody bags to the girls. Gerald has 2 goody bags left. How many goody bags did he make for his
birthday party?

Short Answer



Divide. Use patterns to solve.


6.

In a fishing contest, each of the 5 participants is
given the same number of worms and pieces of squid to use as bait. If a total of 250 worms and 200
pieces of squid is given, how much of each kind of bait did each participant receive?


7.

Myriam and Kay work at the aquarium 9 months out of
the year. Myriam works 1,800 hours. Kay works 10 fewer hours a month than Myriam. If Myriam works the
same number of hours each month, how many hours do Myriam and Kay each work each month?


8.

A group of 7 Koala bears eat a total of 420 bamboo
leaves and 210 bamboo sticks. If each Koala eats the same number of leaves and the same number of
sticks, how many more bamboo leaves than bamboo sticks does each Koala eat?


9.

A recycling company prepares 3,000 aluminum cans
and 1,200 glass bottles to be recycled in 3 hours. If an equal number of cans and an equal number of
bottles are prepared in one hour, how many more aluminum cans than glass bottles are prepared to be
recycled each hour?


10.

The Garces family uses an average of 400 gallons of
water each day. If there are 5 members in the Garces family, and each family member uses the same
amount of water each day, what is the average amount of water each family member uses? How many
gallons of water a day will each member use if one member of the family goes away to college and the
same amount of water is still being used?
