# ISEE Lower Level Quantitative : How to add

## Example Questions

### Example Question #141 : How To Add

Drew has homework in his English class and his science class. He has  chapters to read in his science book and  chapters to read in his English book. How many total chapters does Drew have to read?

Explanation:

This is an addition problem because we want to know how many total chapters Drew has to read all together. We can either add  or

### Example Question #1701 : Common Core Math: Grade 2

There are  girls and  boys in the second grade. How many total students are in the second grade?

Explanation:

This is an addition problem because we want to know how many total students are in the second grade all together. We can add  or

### Example Question #541 : Operations

For the school play, there are  singing parts and  talking parts. How many total parts are in the play?

Explanation:

This is an addition problem because we want to know how many total parts are in the play all together. We can either add  and

### Example Question #31 : Use Addition And Subtraction Within 100 To Solve One And Two Step Word Problems: Ccss.Math.Content.2.Oa.A.1

We ordered a large pizza and a medium pizza. The large pizza has  slices of pizza and the medium pizza has  slices of pizza. How many total slices of pizza are there?

Explanation:

This is an addition problem because we want to know how many total slices of pizzas they have all together. We can either add  or

### Example Question #922 : Operations

Lauren has  pencils,  markers, and  notebooks in her backpack. How many total things does Lauren have in her backpack?

Explanation:

This is an addition problem because we want to know how many total things Lauren has in her backpack all together. We can add the numbers in any order,

### Example Question #33 : Use Addition And Subtraction Within 100 To Solve One And Two Step Word Problems: Ccss.Math.Content.2.Oa.A.1

Emily has  blueberries,  strawberries, and  raspberries on her plate. How many total pieces of fruit does she have?

Explanation:

This is an addition problem because we want to know how many total pieces of fruit Emily has on her plate all together. We can add the numbers is any order,

### Example Question #32 : Operations & Algebraic Thinking

My candy basket has  suckers,  chocolate bars, and  gummies. How many total pieces of candy do I have?

Explanation:

This is an addition problem because we want to know how many total pieces of candy I have all together.

### Example Question #31 : Use Addition And Subtraction Within 100 To Solve One And Two Step Word Problems: Ccss.Math.Content.2.Oa.A.1

The grocery store has  bottles of soda,  bottles of juice, and  bottles of water. How many total bottles do they have?

Explanation:

This is an addition problem because we want to know how many total bottles the store has all together. We can add the numbers in any order,

### Example Question #142 : How To Add

Lindsey’s family is going on vacation. She packs  things, her dad packs  things, and her mom packs  things. How many total things are they taking on their vacation?

Explanation:

This is an addition problem because we want to know how many total things that Lindsey’s family is bringing on vacation all together. We can add the numbers in any order,

### Example Question #34 : Use Addition And Subtraction Within 100 To Solve One And Two Step Word Problems: Ccss.Math.Content.2.Oa.A.1

Amy’s street has three houses on it. The first house has  rooms, the second house has  rooms, and the third house has  rooms. How many total rooms do the  houses have?