I have 12 books and borrow 9 more from the library. How many books do I have altogether?
12 + 9 = 21
Susan walks 8 miles. She stops and then walks another 4 miles. How far has she walked in total?
8 + 4 is a total of 12
Last week I watched 6 hours of TV. This week I watched 8 hours. How much TV have I watched altogether?
6 + 8 = 14
I have 13 marbles and win 10 more in a game. How many do I have in total?
13 + 10 gives a total of 23
I need £2 to go swimming. I have £1.50. How much more do I need?
£1.50 + 50p = £2
Joe has 4 pets, Fran has 7 pets, Ben has 2 pets and Sara has 5 pets. What is the total number of pets?
4 + 7 + 2 + 5 = 18
Kim is given £9 for her birthday. Jake gets £4 more than this. How much does Jake get?
4 more than 9 is 13
An apple costs 20p, an orange costs 10p and a banana costs 5p. How much would 2 apples, 1 orange and 1 banana cost altogether?
20p + 20p + 10p + 5p = 55p
A table has 4 legs. How many legs do 4 tables have?
4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 16,
this is the same as 4 x 4
If there are 3 pieces of ribbon that are each 10cm long, how long would they be when added together?
10 + 10 + 10 = 30








