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## Texas Go Math Grade 1 Lesson 8.4 Answer Key Solve Multi-Step Word Problems

**Essential Question**

How can you solve multi-step word problems?

Explanation:

First find the value which is used to find the question.

**Explore**

Use or objects to model the problem. Draw the or objects. Write the numbers and the number sentences.

_______

_______

Explanation:

Kate had 7 birds and 4 were flied away. how many are with Kate now

7 – 4 = 3

**Math Talk**

**Mathematical Processes**

Explain the strategy you used to solve the multi-step problem. Is there another way to solve the problem?

**For The Teacher**

- Read the following problem. There are 11 crayons in the box. Pete takes 5 crayons. Jem takes 3 crayons. How many crayons are in the box?

Explanation:

first we have to add then to subtract

5 + 3 = 8

11 – 8 = 3

3 Crayons are in the box.

**Model and Draw**

Eva has 5 red beads and 9 blue beads. She gives 5 blue beads to Lian. How many beads does Eva have?

Solve a step.

Solve a step. ____

Then use the answer to solve the next step. _____

Draw a picture.

__ beads

Tell a friend how you chose a strategy to solve the problem.

Explanation:

5 + 9 = 14

14 – 5 = 9

so Eva have 9 beads

**Share and Show Math Board**

Question 1.

Use to model the problem. Draw the . Gwen has 18 dolls. She gets 2 more. Then she gives 6 dolls to Mae. How many dolls does Gwen have?

_____ dolls

Tell a friend how you chose a ____ strategy to solve the problem.

Answer:

Explanation:

18 + 2 = 20

20 – 6 = 14

Gwen have 14 dolls

**Problem Solving**

Use to model the problem. Draw the .

Question 2.

**H.O.T. Multi-Step** Meg has a bowl of grapes. 7 grapes are red. 6 grapes are green. She eats all the green grapes. She eats 2 red grapes. How many grapes are left in the bowl?

Answer:

Explanation:

7 + 6 = 13

7 + 2 = 9

13 – 9 = 4 grapes are left in the bowl

Question 3.

**H.O.T. Multi-Step** Ellen puts peaches in a box. Then she gives 6 to Juan. She eats 1 peach. There are 8 peaches left in the box. How many peaches did Ellen start with?

Answer:

Explanation:

6 + 1 = 7

8 + 7 = 15

Ellen start with 15 peaches.

Question 4.

**Multi-Step** Choose a number between 10 and 20 to show the number of oranges Rick has. Then solve. Rick has ______ oranges. He gives 3 to Maria. He gives 5 to Paul. How many oranges does Rick have? How many oranges does Rick give away?

3 + 5 = ____

How many oranges does Rick have now?

___ – ___ = ____

Answer:

The number between 10 and 20 so, chose 15

Now rick has 15 oranges

3 + 5 = 8

15 – 8 = 7

**Daily Assessment Task**

**Choose the correct answer.**

Question 5.

Alex finds 4 berries. Alice finds 5 berries. They take the berries home. They eat 3 berries. How many berries are there now?

(A) 6

(B) 2

(C) 9

Answer: A

Explanation:

Alex finds 4 berries. Alice finds 5 berries.

4 + 5 = 9

They take the berries home. They eat 3 berries.

9 – 3 = 6

Question 6.

**Use Tools** There are 10 birds in a tree. 2 birds are blue. The rest are yellow. 1 yellow bird flies away. How many yellow birds are in the tree now?

(A) 9

(B) 8

(C) 7

Answer: C

Explanation:

There are total 10 birds,2 birds are Blue

10-2=8

8 are yellow,1 bird flew away so,

8-1=7

Question 7.

**Multi-Step** Maddy had 5 big cars. She had 7 small cars.

Maddy gave 3 small cars to her brother. How many cars does Maddy have now?

(A) 15

(B) 9

(C) 12

Answer: B

Explanation:

Maddy has 5 big cars and 7 small cars

5+7=12

she gave 3 small cars to her brother

5+4=9

Question 8.

**Texas Test Prep** Kendra has 4 brown rocks and 10 gray rocks. She gives 4 rocks to Amy. How many rocks does Kendra have?

(A) 14

(B) 7

(C) 10

Answer: C

Explanation:

Kendra has 4 brown rocks and 10 gray rocks

4+10=14

she gave 4 rocks to Amy

10-4=10

**Take Home Activity**

- Have your child explain how he or she solved the multi-step problem on this page.

### Texas Go Math Grade 1 Lesson 8.4 Homework and Practice Answer Key

**Draw to solve.**

Question 1.

**Multi-Step** Ben has some apples. 9 are red apples. 7 are yellow apples. He gives all the yellow apples to Andy. He eats 1 red apple. How many apples does he have left?

__ apples

Answer: 15 apples are left

Explanation:

Ben has some apples. 9 are red apples. 7 are yellow apples.

9 + 7 = 16

He gives all the yellow apples to Andy. He eats 1 red apple.

16 – 15 = 1

**Problem Solving**

**Draws to solve.**

Question 2.

**Multi-Step** Choose a number between 10 and 18 to show the number of toy animals Marcy has. Then solve.

Marcy has ____ toy animals. She gives 6 to Leslie. She gives 4 to Beth.

How many toy animals does Marcy give away?

6 + 4 = ___

How many toy animals does Marcy have now?

___ – ___ = ___

____ toy animals

Answer:

2 toy animals

Explanation:

Marcy has 12 toy animals ,she gave 6 to Leslie and 4 to Beth

6+4=10

12-10=2

Marcy has 2 toy animals.

**Texas Test Pre**

**Choose the correct answer.**

Question 3.

**Multi-Step** Peter caught 4- fish. Edie caught 7 fish. Edie put 4- fish back in the pond. How many fish do they have now?

(A) 7

(B) 11

(C) 4

Answer: A

Explanation: peter caught 4 fish and caught 7 fish ,

Edie put 4 fish back in the bond 7-4=3

so now Edie has 3 fish and peter has 4 fish

3+4=7

Question 4.

**Multi-Step** Mike sees 12 frogs in a pond. 3 frogs are green. The rest are brown. 3 brown frogs hop away. How many brown frogs do they see in the pond now?

(A) 9

(B) 12

(C) 6

Answer: C

Explanation: mike sees 12 sees frogs in a pond , 3 frogs are green

12-3=9

9 frogs are brown,3 brown frogs hop away

9-3=6

Question 5.

**Multi-Step** Derek has 11 stickers. 6 stickers are car stickers. The rest are animal stickers. Derek buys 3 more animal stickers. How many animal stickers does Derek have now?

(A) 9

(B) 8

(C) 11

Answer: B

Explanation:

Derek has 11 stickers,6 stickers are car stickers

11-6=5

5 are animal stickers, He adds 3 more animal stickers

5+3=3

Question 6.

**Multi-Step** Laura has 8 red pencils and 6 green pencils. She gives 7 pencils to Dwayne. How many pencils does Laura have now? Write the number sentences. Explain the strategy you used to solve the problem.

Answer: Seven Pencils

Explanation:

Laura has 8 red pencils and 6 green pencils

eight red pencils + six green pencils = fourteen Pencils

She gives 7 pencils to Dwayne

fourteen pencils – seven pencils=Seven pencils