Examples for 5th grade (the fifth graders)
There were only chairs and table in the clubhouse. Each chair had four legs, and the table was triple. Scouts came to the clubhouse. Everyone sat on their chair, two chairs were left unoccupied, and the number of legs in the room was 101. How many chairs
- Cake 7
1/3 of a cake shared with 4 people. What share of the whole cake has each people?
- On the trip
On the trip were more than 55 children, but less than 65 children. Groups of 7 could be formed, but groups of 8 no. How many children were on a trip?
- Find the 6
Find the total cost of 10 computers at $ 2100 each and 7 boxes of diskettes at $12 each
- Outside temperature
The temperature outside was 57 degree Fahrenheit. During the next few hours it decreased by 18 degrees and then increased by 23 degrees. Find new temperature.
Roman is ranked 12th highest and eleventh lowest pupil. How many classmates does Roman have?
Jana rose in the morning in the quarter to seven. She slept nine and a half hours. When did she go to sleep?
- Written number
Place+values x ten thousands =30 thousands
- Expression 8
Evaluate this expressions: a) 5[3 + 4(2.8 - 3)] b) 5×(8-4)÷4-2
There are 150 pupils in grade 5 . 2/3 of it are female. By what fractions are the males?
- Expression 6
Evaluate expression: -6-2(4-8)-9
How many different rectangles with sides integers (in mm) have a circumference exactly 1000 cm?
- Christmas napkins
The girls embroidered Christmas napkins. Each napkin had the shape of a triangle with sides of 5 dm, 60 cm, and 800 mm. How many cms did the girls sew if they made 15 napkins?
- 3 cats
3 cats eat 3 mice in 3 days. How many mice will eat 10 cats in 10 days?
- Adding shapes
5 triangles + 1 square = how many sides in all
- Temperature adding
At a weather centre, the temperature at midnight was -2 degree Celsius and by noon it had raised 4 degree Celsius. What is the new temperature?
- Buns and toasts
Two buns weigh 10 grams more than two toasts. One Bun and two Toast weigh a total of 110 grams. How many grams weigh three toasts? How many grams does a Bun weigh?
- If you
If you travel to work 22 days and it takes 29.2 minutes, how many minutes will it take to travel to work and back?
- House numbering
The residential house has three entrances numbered even numbers, successive immediately behind. The sum of the two numbers on the outside entrances is 68. Calculate the middle of these three numbers.
- Water tank
In an empty fire tank, 2150 hl of water jetted in 5 hours. How many hectoliters of water was jetted every hour? How many hectoliters of water was in the tank after three hours?