What is the answer to 3 + 4?
Addition is combining two or more numbers to get a total. It's often written as an equation, like 4 + 8 = 12. It can help you solve problems like 'If I have 3 apples and I get 2 more, how many do I have now?'
Addend: A number that is added to another number in an addition problem. Sum: The answer or result of an addition problem. Addition Property of Equality: When two numbers are added to the same number, the sums are equal.
What is the best way to learn addition?
- Practice with flashcards.
- Play addition games.
- Use a calculator.
If you have 3 apples and your friend gives you 2 more, how many apples do you have in total?
Question: What would be the total if you add 8 apples to 9 apples? Clues: • Count up the number of apples. • Start with 8 apples and then add 9 more to it. • Add the two numbers together to get the total. In pairs: Select and solve one of the tasks: A. Draw a picture of the apples before and after adding. B. Write the equation to show the addition of 8 apples and 9 apples.
Question: Mary has 5 apples and John has 7 apples. How many apples do they have together? Clues: • Mary and John can count the apples. • Adding 5 and 7 will help you solve the problem. • Add the numbers to get the answer. In pairs: Select and solve one of the tasks: A. Work with a partner to draw a picture of Mary and John with their apples. B. Add the apples together in the picture to show the answer.