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Whole Numbers- Solving Word Problems Quiz (1)

Question 1: Last month the Smith's spent $234 on heat for their home. This month they spent $179. Which expression shows how much the Smith's spent on heat for the two months?
$234 - $179
$234 + $179
$234 ∙ $179
$234 ÷ $179
Question 2: Sarah worked 71 hours in 3 weeks. If she earned $8 per hour, how much did she earn in the 3 weeks?
$565
$560
$1704
$568
Question 3: Four friends went on a vacation together. The total cost of the trip was $408. Which expression shows how much each of the friends paid?
$408 ÷ 4
4 ÷ $408
$408 - 4
$408 + 4


Whole Numbers- Choosing the Correct Operation

Question 1: Juan has a monthly mortage payment of $689. Which expression shows how much he will pay after 24 months?
24 ÷ $689
$689 ÷ 24
$689 x 24
$689 + 24
Question 2: Jackie is a hard working woman who worked 120 hours in the last 3 weeks. She earned $10.25 per hour. Which expression shows how much Jackie earned in three weeks?
120 x $10.25
120 ÷ 3
$10.25 - 120
120 + $10.25
Question 3: Jennifer purchased a new sweater which cost $34. If she handed the clerk $50, which expression shows how much she will get back?
$50 + $34
$34 - $50
$50 - $34
$34 x $50
Question 4: Dan has $989 in his checking account. If he writes a check for $250, which of the following expressions shows how much he still has in his account?
$989 - $250
$989 + $250
$989 x $250
$989 ÷ $250