# Mixed Operations Word Problems Worksheets

• ### Basic Lesson

Demonstrates how to outline word problems. Example: Harry goes to the grocery store and spends \$13.24 for pizza dough, \$1.75 for cheese, and \$1.85 for a can of pizza sauce. How much did she spend in all?

• ### Intermediate Lesson

Uses slightly larger sentences and numbers than the basic lesson. Example: Eighteen children were on the swing. Some children went home. There are now five children on the swings. How many children went home?

• ### Independent Practice 1

Contains a series of 10 word problems. The answers can be found below. Example: Your Uncle gave you a gift certificate for \$50.00.You are going to try to spend every penny! Your choices are: Movie Passes: \$12.00, Arcade Passes \$14.00, Recreation Passes: \$22.00. What can buy to come as close as possible to spending all of your \$50.00?

• ### Independent Practice 2

Features 10 word problems. Example: The castle kitchen servants brought in 4 pies left over from the feast. 12 pies were eaten at the feast. Queen Mab took 2 home with her. How many pies did the servants bring into the feast at the beginning?

• ### Independent Practice 3

Contains a series of 10 word problems. The answers can be found below. Example: James bought a new camera. He took pictures of birds and squirrels at the park. He took 63 pictures of birds and 24 pictures of squirrels. How many pictures did he take in all?

• ### Independent Practice 4

Features 10 word problems. Example: A cashier at a grocery store tells her customer that his total is \$25.89. The customer gives the cashier a \$4.00 coupon. How much money does the customer owe the cashier?

• ### Homework Worksheet

10 word problems for students to work on at home. An example problem is provided and explained. Kris baked 2 dozen cupcakes. Don ate five. How many cupcakes did Kris have left?

• ### Skill Quiz

10 Mixed Operations Word problems. A math scoring matrix is included. Adam and Justin were playing a video game. Justin scored 782 Points. Adam scored 391 points less than Justin. What was Adamâ€™s score?

• ### Homework and Quiz Answer Key

Answers for the homework and quiz.

Answers for the lesson and practice sheets.

#### Fun Fact....

Even after mathematicians began using negative numbers to signify numbers less than zero, many people considered them fictitious, imaginary and just plain useless. Tell that to someone living in a cold climate where the temperatures dip below zero!