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(1) Going to School If it takes Joanie 5 minutes to walk to school and 5 minutes to walk home from school, at the end of the school week, how much time has she spent walking to and from school? 

(2) Animal Fun One day I was sitting in my bedroom and I saw two birds. Two ran away and one came back. Then four dogs came and ate them. A cat came and the dogs chased them. Then an alligator came and ate me. How many animals in total did I see? 

(3) Lolly There were 278,913 lollies, but 13,456 lollies got stolen. How many were left? 

(4) Zoo Venture There were 20 tigers at the zoo. 8 tigers were taken away. The zoo receved 13 more tigers. How many tigers are there now? 

(5) I was walking home from school one day and I took a short cut through the alley and I saw 58 cats. They were goldenbrown, white and black. 10 were goldenbrown, and 15 were black. How many were white? 

(6) The Mouse I am a mouse. I used to weigh 16 ounces, the same as one pound. I was running from a cat and lost 8 ounces. I need to know how much do I weigh (in ounces) and in fractional parts. 

(7) Solve It! There are 6 cats who formed 3 teams.... How many were in each team? 

(8) Dogs There are 5 dogs. One dog has 8 puppies. 3 of them die. Then they sold 4 of them. Then get 16 more that people don't want. How many dogs are there now in all? 

(9) Cats I have 49 cats and 47 more cats and 13 got away. How many got away? 

(10) A Lot of Books There are 80 Books in my house and I gave away 2. My friend gave me 24 more books. How many books do I have? 
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