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(1) Rebecca's Dog Friends Rebecca had 10 dog friends. She only counted 5. How many dogs did she not count? 

(2) Toys I have 5 toys. I get 6 more. How many toys do I have now? 

(3) Christmas Cards Boronia had 6 Christmas cards and I had 8. How many did we have altogether? 

(4) Animals There were two cats. Three dogs came along, and five birds joined them. 6 cows joined up with them. How many animals are there in all? 

(5) The Bad Wild Cats Once upon a star there were 10 wild cats in a pack  2 parents and 8 cubs. One day while the mother was trying to teach her cubs how to hunt, 4 of them wandered away from their mother. How many cubs did she have left? 

(6) Missing! I had 12 books. Now I have 3. How many are missing? 

(7) Piglet There are 4 piglets, 2 piglets have curly tails and one has a straight tail. How many have no tail at all? 

(8) 10 Cats There are 10 cats walking around the house. 6 cats sit down. How many cats are left standing? 

(9) 6 Hens There are 6 hens. 4 wandered away. How many hens are there now? 
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