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## Texas Go Math Kindergarten Lesson 12.3 Answer Key Differences Within 5

**Explore**

**DIRECTIONS:** There are four birds. One bird flies away. How many birds are left? Trace the circle and X to show the bird flying away from the set. Trace the subtraction sentence.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are four birds.

One bird flies away.

4 – 1 = 3

so, 3 birds are still on the shore.

**Share and Show**

**DIRECTIONS: 1**. Listen to the subtraction word problem. How many penguins leave? Trace the circle and X. How many penguins are there now? Trace the subtraction sentence.** 2-3.** Listen to the subtraction word problem. Trace the circle and X. Trace and write to complete the subtraction sentence.

Question 1.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 5 penguins

3 swim away

so, 2 penguins are there

Question 2.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 5 ducks

1 duck swim away

so, 4 duck are remaining

Question 3.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 4 ducks

3 ducks run away

4 – 3 = 1

so, 1 duck is remaining

**DIRECTIONS: 4-6.** Listen to the subtraction word problem. Draw a circle and mark an X to show how many leave. Trace and write the numbers to complete the subtraction sentence.

Question 4.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 5 birds

4 birds leave

5 – 4 = 1

so, 1 bird is still there

Question 5.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 2 cranes

1 crane has flied

so, 1 crane is remaining

Question 6.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 4 ducks

2 ducks walked away

4 – 2 = 2

so, 2 ducks are remaining.

**HOME ACTIVITY** • Have your child tell a word problem for one of the subtraction sentences on this page.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 5 leaves

3 leaves flew away because of wind

5 – 3 = 2

so, there are 2 more leaves.

**DIRECTIONS: 7.** Draw to show what you know about this subtraction sentence. Tell a friend about your drawing. Complete the subtraction sentence. **8.** Choose the correct answer. There are five birds. Then two of the birds walk away. What is 5 – 2?

**Problem Solving**

Question 7.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 3 bananas 2 were eaten

3 – 2 = 1

so, 1 banana is remaining.

**Daily Assessment Task**

Question 8.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 5 birds

2 flew away

5 – 2 = 3

so, 3 birds are on the tree.

### Texas Go Math Kindergarten Lesson 12.3 Homework and Practice Answer Key

**DIRECTIONS:** Listen to the subtraction word problem. Trace the circle and X. Trace and write the numbers to complete the subtraction sentence. **1.** There are five sheep. Two of the sheep run away. **2.** There are three squirrels. One squirrel runs away.

Question 1.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are five sheep.

Two of the sheep run away

5 – 2 = 3

so, 3 sheep are remaining

Question 2.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are three squirrels.

One squirrel runs away.

3 – 1 = 2

so, there are 2 squirrels now.

**DIRECTIONS:** Choose the correct answer. **3.** There are four trucks. Three trucks are driven away. What is 4 – 3?** 4.** There are 5 boats. Three boats sail away. What is 5 – 3?

**Lesson Check**

Question 3.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are four trucks.

Three trucks are driven away.

4 – 3 = 1

so, 1 truck is left.

Question 4.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 5 boats.

Three boats sail away.

5 – 3 = 2

so, 2 boats are left.