Addition and Subtraction  Story Problems
1.Daniel’s mom decorated the yard with 11 balloons for Daniel’s birthday party. Three balloons flew away. How many balloons are left? Show work: Answer: 

2.There were 12 beautiful butterflies in Michael’s flower garden. Few minutes later when Michael looked at the garden again he counted only 7 butterflies. How many butterflies flew away from the garden? Show work: Answer: 
3.Mom put 7 chocolate glazed donuts on one plate and 9 cream filled donuts on another plate. How many donuts are there in all? Show work: Answer: 
4. Julia loaned several markers from Sonia. The next day she returned 8 markers to Sonia. Sonia said that 2 markers are missing. How many markers did Sonia give to Julia? Show work: Answer: 
5.There were 8 passengers in the bus. At the next stop 6 more passengers got on into the bus. How many passengers are there in the bus now? Show work: Answer: 