# My Own Word Problems Created by: Ang Wan Teng. Word Problem 1: Mr Chua went to the supermarket to buy some boxes of cookies and some packets of biscuits.

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My Own Word Problems Created by: Ang Wan Teng

Word Problem 1: Mr Chua went to the supermarket to buy some boxes of cookies and some packets of biscuits. He spent some money on 14 boxes of cookies. He also spent the same amount of money on 8 packets of biscuits. 1 box of cookies cost \$1.50 cheaper than a packet of biscuit. How much did Mr Chua spend altogether? --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -- Your solution : Cookies POP-A- Biscuit!

Word Problem 2: Aunt Daisy had a flower shop of her own. The number of carnations in her flower shop to the number of roses in her flower shop is 5:4. When a customer walked into Aunt Daisy’s flower shop, she bought 60 roses and the number of carnations to the number of roses is 10:4. How many carnations are there in Aunt Daisy’s flower shop ? ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Your solution:

Word Problem 3: Mr Lee decided to bring his wife and his 3 children to the zoo. The admission fee for an adult is \$80. The admission fee for a child is \$40. How much does Mr Lee need to pay in total? ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Your solution:

Word Problem 5: In a class of 51 pupils, 30 pupils like swimming, 10 pupils like surfing and 20 like both swimming and surfing. How many pupils like none of the above mentioned sports ( which means swimming and surfing )? ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Your solution:

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