**Maryland Education Standards**. Some word problems require more than one step to solve. These are called multi-step word problems. Read More...

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Multi-step Word ProblemsWorksheet/Answer key

Multi-step Word Problems

MD.1.0. Knowledge of Algebra, Patterns, and Functions: Students will algebraically represent, model, analyze, or solve mathematical or real-world problems involving patterns or functional relationships.

1.B.1. Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities: Write and identify expressions.

1.B.1.a. Represent numeric quantities using operational symbols (+, - , x, / with no remainders) (Assessment limit: Use whole numbers (0 - 100)).

1.B.2. Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities: Identify, write, solve, and apply equations and inequalities.

1.B.2.a. Represent relationships using relational symbols (>, <, =) and operational symbols (+, -, x, / with no remainders) on either side (Assessment limit: Use operational symbols (+, -, x) and whole numbers (0 - 200)).

1.B.2.b. Find the unknown in an equation with one operation (Assessment limit: Use multiplication (x) and whole numbers (0 - 81)).

MD.6.0. Knowledge of Number Relationships and Computation/Arithmetic: Students will describe, represent, or apply numbers or their relationships or will estimate or compute using mental strategies, paper/pencil, or technology.

6.C.1. Number Computation: Analyze number relations and compute.

6.C.1.a. Add whole numbers (Assessment limit: Use up to 3 addends with no more than 4 digits in each addend and whole numbers (0 - 10,000)).

6.C.1.b. Subtract whole numbers (Assessment limit: Use a minuend and subtrahend with no more than 4 digits in each and whole numbers (0 - 9999)).

MD.7.0. Processes of Mathematics: Students demonstrate the processes of mathematics by making connections and applying reasoning to solve and to communicate their findings.

7.A.1. Problem solving: Apply a variety of concepts, processes, and skills to solve problems.

7.A.1.c. Make a plan to solve a problem.

7.A.1.d. Apply a strategy, i.e., draw a picture, guess and check, finding a pattern, writing an equation.

7.A.1.e. Select a strategy, i.e., draw a picture, guess and check, finding a pattern, writing an equation.

7.A.1.f. Identify alternative ways to solve a problem.

7.C.1. Communication: Present mathematical ideas using words, symbols, visual displays, or technology.

7.C.1.a. Use multiple representations to express concepts or solutions.

7.C.1.d. Express solutions using concrete materials.

7.C.1.e. Express solutions using pictorial, tabular, graphical, or algebraic methods.

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