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Addition & Subtraction Word Problems 
Lesson 1 
Problem: 
There are 35 students in a class and 40 students in another. Find the total number of students in both the classes. 

Solution 
Take the first number and add it to the second number. 

Solution 
35 + 40 = 75 . 
Solution 
The answer is: 75 
Two practice problems:
Solve the following:
A. 
In a school there are 50 teachers, if 30 are on leave. How many are left? 
B. 
In a group, there are 2 black candies, 5 red candies and 3 pink candies. Find the total number of candies present. 
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