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 (1) Ten DogsI have ten dogs. 5 ran away. How many are left? by Jasmine, age 13, grade 10HCC SchoolJanet Answorth's class Christchurch, New ZealandMay 23, 2002 (2) Apples and BananasThere was a boy who had seven bananas and another boy who had two apples. How many apples and bananas did they have altogether? by Sarah, age 13, grade 9Corran SchoolMs. Channey's class Auckland, New ZealandMay 24, 2002 (3) PalooI had 3 balls. I lost 2. How many are left? by Chinar, age 8, grade 4OOEHSHema's class Sharjah, United Arab EmiratesMay 30, 2002 (4) PancakesMom is making pancakes! Dan gets three, Sally gets two, and Mike gets four. How many pancakes did Mom make for them? by Michelle, age 7, grade 1Maplewood PCEPMrs. Shadduck's class Edmond, Washington, U.S.May 30, 2002 (5) HelpHelp! I am in a pickle. I like 4 kinds of sandwiches. I had one kind yesterday. How many other choices do I have left? by Jenny O., age 11, grade 5Goodwood SchoolUxbridge, Canada May 31, 2002 (6) KittensI have 5 kittens. Two kittens ran away, and 1 came back. How many kittens are there? by Justine P., age 11, grade 6Liberty Middle SchoolJune 1, 2002 (7) The Cats in the HatThere were 10 cats in a hat. Two cats were not in the hat, and went into the bathroom. Four cats from the hat went into the kitchen to eat. How many cats are in the hat? by Nancy, age 12, grade 6Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.June 1, 2002 (8) Snoopy DogsI have one snoopy dog. My mum gives me 5 more. How mamy snoopy dogs do I have now? by TCJ, age 10, grade 5Yang Zheng Primary SchoolMiss Chai's classSeragoon, SingaporeJune 7, 2002 (9) Garden Snails4 snails came to my garden. 1 snail was red. The rest were yellow. How many were yellow? by Cui Jie, age 10, grade 5Yang Zheng Primary SchoolMiss Chai's classSeragoon, SingaporeJune 7, 2002 (10) The PoolMy friend Evan and I were swimming in my pool one day. We decided to have some more friends over to play. 5 more friends showed up to play. Then 2 had to go home. How many were left in the pool? by Cody, age 9, grade 3Ekron Elementary SchoolMrs. Hewlett's classGuston, Kentucky, U.S.June 8, 2002