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Visually Estimate Sums and Differences

 

Lesson 1

 

Directions: Estimate the sum or differences of each problem by comparing pictures.

 

Problem:

 

 

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Solution
Step 1:
   

 

       

Compare the pictures

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Solution
Step 2
:          

Add or subtract as directed.

 

  html1-1.jpg

               

 

(Pig + Butterfly + Snail + Snail + Cock + Spider)  - (Snail + butterfly)

= (Pig + Cock + Spider + Snail)

 

 

Try two practice problems:

 

 A.  

 

 

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B.  

 

html3.jpg

 

 

     

 



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