# Addition Number Grid Puzzle Worksheets

Do Math Puzzles Help Students? Solving puzzles is a fun yet effective way of learning how to do math problems. There are logical reasoning puzzles that require analyzing any piece of information and use the part that is useful and leave out what’s unnecessary. Then there are reasoning puzzles that are based on arrangements, inequalities, blood relations etc. Here are some of the basic tips of solving logical puzzles. First and foremost, it is important to look at the question and understand the requirements. Secondly, develop an idea related to the theme of the problem. Third, select every piece of data that provides a concrete piece of information out of all what’s available. Select data that can be used and undertake the certain possibilities. Fourth, it is more likely that the first few sentences of the puzzle give out valuable information on the puzzle. It can give you a relatively basic idea of the problem.

• ### Basic Lesson

Shows the steps to solving a horizontal and vertical column puzzle. Rules: 1.Number in row should add to total to right. 2. Number in column should add to total to bottom.

• ### Intermediate Lesson

Same as basic lesson, higher print quality.

• ### Independent Practice 1

Contains 8 addition grid number puzzle problems. Fill in the blanks with missing numbers. The answers can be found below.

• ### Independent Practice 2

Contains 8 addition grid number puzzle problems. The answers can be found below.

• ### Homework Worksheet

Features 8 addition grid number puzzle problems. A complete example is provided.

• ### Topic Quiz

10 addition number grid puzzle problems. A math scoring matrix is included.

• ### Answer Keys 1

Answers for the homework and quiz.

• ### Answer Keys 2

Answers for both lessons and both practice sheets.

#### Naughty Children

The mathematician was having problems with her children misbehaving and she finally reached the end of her rope. Do you know what she said to them? If I've told you n times, I've told you n + 1 times remaining.