Spring Word Problems. Read each Word Problem. Solve it and show your work. If the problem calls for an explanation, be sure to show your thinking!. The Hunt.
Jelly Bean Palooza
Walmart donated 840 jelly beans to Mrs. Terry’s Math Classes. Mrs. Terry has 35 students. She wants to divide the eggs evenly. How many jelly beans will each student get?
Fendi wants a new dress to wear on Easter. She found a dress she likes at Justice. It will cost $55.71. Her mom said she can make the same dress for less! The pattern will cost $2.50, the fabric $15.25, thread $2.98, and $8.89 for the lace. How much will her mother save if she makes the dress instead of buying it? Explain how you got the answer.
Last year it was fifty seven degrees Fahrenheit when we went outside to look for the eggs. I wore a sweater. This year the weatherman says it will be colder, only forty-four degrees Fahrenheit. How much colder will it be this year than last?