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## Texas Go Math Grade 1 Lesson 7.6 Answer Key Use Subtraction Strategies

**Essential Question**

How can acting out a problem help you solve the problem?

Explanation:

Acting out the Problem is a strategy in which students physically act out what is taking place in a word problem. Acting out the Problem can bring the problem to life, helping students to conceptually understand what the task involves and aiding in comprehension and problem-solving.

**Unlock the Problem**

Kyle had 13 hats. He gave 5 hats to Jake. How many hats does Kyle have now?

**Read**

What information am I given?

Kyle had ______ hats.

Kyle gave ____ to Jake.

Explanation:

Kyle had 13 hats.

Kyle gave 5 to Jake.

**Plan**

What is my plan or strategy?

I can ______ the problem.

Explanation:

I can solve the problem.

**Solve**

Show how you solve the problem.

Kyle has _____ hats now.

Explanation:

Kyle has 8 hats now.

Started counting from 9 to 10 in first ten frame

and to 13 in second ten frame.

**Home Connection**

- Your child used counters to act out the subtraction story. The graphic organizer helps your child analyze the information given in the problem.

**Try Another Problem**

Act it out to solve. Draw to show your work.

- what information am I given?
- what is my plan or strategy?

Question 1.

Heather has 14 crackers. Some crackers are broken. 8 crackers are not broken. How many crackers are broken? ”

14 – ___ = 8

___ crackers are broken.

Answer:

14 – 6 = 8

6 crackers are broken.

Explanation:

**Math Talk**

**Mathematical Processes**

Explain how you can show how many crackers are broken.

Explanation:

According to the information 8 are not broken

so crossed them out

started counting from there

**Share and Show**

**Act it out to solve.**

Question 2.

Phil had some stickers. He lost 7 stickers. Now he has 9 stickers. How many stickers did Phil start with?

__ – 7 = 9

Phil started with 16 stickers.

Answer:

Explanation:

Phil had some stickers. He lost 7 stickers. Now he has 9 stickers.

16 – 7 = 9

16 stickers that Phil start with

Question 3.

Hillary has 9 dolls. Abby has 15 dolls. How many fewer dolls does Hillary have than Abby?

15 – 9 = __

Hillary has _____ fewer dolls.

Answer:

15 – 9 = 6

Hillary has 6 fewer dolls.

Explanation:

Hillary has 9 dolls. Abby has 15 dolls.

15 – 9 = 6

6 fewer dolls that Hillary have than Abby

**Problem Solving**

Question 4.

**H.O.T. Multi-Step** 10 frogs are in the tree. 3 more frogs jump into the tree. Then 4 frogs jump out of the tree. How many frogs are in the tree now?

______ frogs

Answer:

9 frogs are in the tree now

Explanation:

10 frogs are in the tree. 3 more frogs jump into the tree.

10 + 3 = 13

Then 4 frogs jump out of the tree.

13 – 4 = 9

Question 5.

**H.O.T. Multi-Step** 12 birds are on the fence. 3 birds fly away. The same number of birds that are still on the fence join them. How many birds are on the fence now?

_____ birds

Answer:

18 birds

Explanation:

12 birds are on the fence. 3 birds fly away.

12 – 3 = 9

The same number of birds that are still on the fence join them.

9 + 9 = 18

18 birds are on the fence now

**Daily Assessment Task**

**Choose the correct answer.**

Question 6.

Ann and Morgan use paint and stamps to make shirts. Ann makes 14 shirts. She makes 6 more shirts than Morgan. How many shirts does Morgan make?

(A) 14

(B) 8

(C) 9

Answer: B

Explanation:

Ann and Morgan use paint and stamps to make shirts.

Ann makes 14 shirts. She makes 6 more shirts than Morgan.

14 – 6 = 8

8 shirts that Morgan make

Question 7.

Ann has 8 stamps. Morgan has 17 stamps. How many fewer stamps does Ann have than Morgan?

(A) 9

(B) 7

(C) 8

Answer: 9

Explanation:

Ann has 8 stamps. Morgan has 17 stamps.

17 – 8 = 9

9 fewer stamps that Ann have than Morgan

Question 8.

**Apply** Morgan had 15 shirts. She gave away 7 shirts. How many shirts does Morgan have now?

(A) 7

(B) 9

(C) 8

Answer: C

Explanation:

Morgan had 15 shirts. She gave away 7 shirts.

15 – 7 = 8

8 shirts that Morgan have now

Question 9.

**Texas Test Prep** Cheryl has 14 flowers. She gives some away. She has 8 left. How many flowers does she give away?

(A) 7

(B) 8

(C) 6

Answer: C

Explanation:

Cheryl has 14 flowers. She gives some away. She has 8 left.

14 – 8 = 6

6 flowers that she give away

**Take Home Activity**

- Tell your child o subtraction story.
- Ask your child to use small objects to act out the problem to solve it.

### Texas Go Math Grade 1 Lesson 7.6 Homework and Practice Answer Key

**Act it out to solve.**

Question 1.

Jocelyn saw some butterflies. 6 flew away. Now Jocelyn sees 9 butterflies. How many butterflies did Jocelyn see at first?

__ – 6 = 9

Jocelyn saw ____ butterflies at first.

Answer:

15 – 6 = 9

Jocelyn saw 15 butterflies at first.

Explanation:

Jocelyn saw some butterflies. 6 flew away. Now Jocelyn sees 9 butterflies.

6 + 9 = 15

15 butterflies that Jocelyn see at first

Question 2.

Miles sees 8 kites flying. Eric sees 17 kites lying. How many fewer kites does Miles see than Eric?

17 – 8 = ___

Miles sees ___ fewer kites.

Answer:

17 – 8 = 9

Miles sees 9 fewer kites.

Explanation:

Miles sees 8 kites flying. Eric sees 17 kites lying.

17 – 8 = 9

9 fewer kites that Miles see than Eric.

**Problem Solving**

Question 3.

**Multi-Step** 6 bees are ¡n a hive. 5 more bees fly into the hive. Then 3 bees fly out of the hive. How many bees are in the hive now?

__ bees

Answer:

8 bees

Explanation:

6 bees are ¡n a hive. 5 more bees fly into the hive.

6 + 5 = 11

Then 3 bees fly out of the hive.

11 – 3 = 8

8 bees are in the hive now

Question 4.

**Multi-Step** 14 dogs are in the dog park. 6 dogs leave. The same number of dogs that are still in the dog park join them. How many dogs are in the dog park now?

___ dogs

Answer:

16 dogs

Explanation:

14 dogs are in the dog park. 6 dogs leave.

14 – 6 = 8

The same number of dogs that are still in the dog park join them.

8 + 8 = 16

16 dogs are in the dog park now

**Choose the correct answer.**

Question 5.

Blake and Jason go to the store to buy fruit. Jason buys 15 pieces of fruit. He buys 9 more pieces than Blake. How many pieces of fruit does Blake buy?

(A) 8

(B) 6

(C) 15

Answer: B

Explanation:

Blake and Jason go to the store to buy fruit.

Jason buys 15 pieces of fruit. He buys 9 more pieces than Blake.

15 – 9 = 6

6 pieces of fruit that Blake buy

Question 6.

Alexis has 7 strawberries. Kelly has 16 strawberries. How many fewer strawberries does Alexis have than Kelly?

(A) 8

(B) 16

(C) 9

Answer: C

Explanation:

Alexis has 7 strawberries. Kelly has 16 strawberries.

16 – 7 = 9

9 fewer strawberries that Alexis have than Kelly

Question 7.

Nicole has 13 plums. She gives some away. She has 7 left. How many plums does she give away?

(A) 8

(B) 6

(C) 7

Answer: B

Explanation:

Nicole has 13 plums. She gives some away. She has 7 left.

13 – 7 = 6

6 plums that she give away

Question 8.

**Multi-Step** 9 children are walking home. 4 more join them. Then 5 children leave. How many children are still walking home?

(A) 8

(B) 13

(C) 9

Answer: A

Explanation:

9 children are walking home. 4 more join them.

9 + 4 = 13

Then 5 children leave.

13 – 5 = 8

8 children are still walking home