Jim has five cats. Sam has six cats. How many cats do the boys have altogether?
5 + 6 = 11
What is the total of 3, 4 and 6?
Finding the total means adding all the numbers together.
What is the total when 7, 5 and 6 are added together?
To find a total, all the numbers must be added together.
What is 6 more than 3?
To find 'more than', count on from the first number
If I have 8 candies and mom gives me 6 more, how many do I have altogether?
'Altogether' is another addition clue word.
What is the missing number:
9 = ? + 5
Working out what must be added to 5 to get to 9 gives an answer of 4
3 + 5 + 2 + 6 + 8 = ?
Adding up can be done in any order!
How many must be added to 9 to get 16?
Counting on from 9 to 16 gives an answer of 7
What is 8 + 3?
Three added to eight gives a total of eleven
What is eight plus nine?
'Plus' is another way of saying 'add'