Addition and Subtraction - Holiday Story Problems

Find the answers, and using the key you will see what is in the box for Mark.

 1. There are twelve gifts under the tree for Mom, Dad, Mark and Anna. Two of them are for Mom and two for Dad. How many gifts are there for the kids? Show work: ........................... Answer:........... 2. There are two cartons with 6 eggs each in the kitchen. Mom will use 7 eggs for the cake. How many eggs will be left? Show work: .................. Answer ............ 3. There are 23 shiny balls on the tree, red and white. Mark counted 12 red balls. How many white balls are there? Show work .............. Answer : ......... 4. We are setting the table for dinner for Mom, Dad, Mark, Anna, and Granny. We have to put 3 forks at each place. How many forks do we need? Show work: ................ Answer :....... 5. Mark and Anna got 9 sweets. Anna has one more than Mark. How many sweets does Mark have? Show work:...... Answer:.....

KEY:
 5 15 4 8 11

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