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


1.

Nico put ten rock, six jazz, and three pop songs on his CD. How many songs
did Nico put on the CD. 10 + 6 + 3 = ?


2.

Alex wanted to make a pie. He threw eight blueberries, six strawberries,
and 3 blackberries into a pot. How many berries is Alex using in his pie?
? = 8 + 6 +
3


3.

Peter and Sally put their shells together. Peter had 5 shells and Sally
had 9. They found 2 shells in the attic. How many total shells did they have?
5 +
9 + 2 = ?


4.

Maria had 15 chickens. She bought 1 more from her neighbor. Her
grandpa gave her 2 more off his farm. How many chickens did Maria have altogether?
15 +
1 + 2 = ?


5.

Riva got some dolls for her birthday. She had 6 dolls before her
birthday. With her birthday money she bought 2 more dolls. She now has 17 dolls
altogether. How many dolls did she get for her birthday?
17 = 6 + 2 + ?


6.

Boris had 1 goldfish. He bought 1 more goldfish. His friend gave him
all his goldfish and now Boris has 10 goldfish. How many goldfish did Boris' friend give
him?
