We are learning to write and solve algebraic equations.
|a)||i)||Joe had some cherries which he shared with 2 friends. |
Joe kept 10 and he gave his friends 9 each.
How many cherries did they have altogether? __________
|ii)||Write an equation which gives the number of cherries altogether.|
|b)||i)||Kirsty and Julie went fishing. Kirsty caught 12 herrings and Julie caught 8. |
They shared the herrings equally among their 4 cats.
How many herrings did each cat get? __________
|ii)||Write an equation which shows how many herrings were caught and how they were shared.|