

1.

Conner is lifting weights. Each week he lifts 2 more kg than the previous
week. If Conner lifted 15 kg on the 7th week, what was his starting weight?


2.

Claire is having a garage sale. Every hour she marks down toys by
$0.25. After the 8th hour, the toys cost $5.50. What was the starting price of the
toys?
a.  $6.75  b.  $7.00  c.  $7.25  d.  $7.50 


3.

Grayson earned $45.00 in one day. Every hour he earns $3.00 more, but he
started at base dollar amount. He worked for 8 hours. What was that dollar amount Grayson
started with?
a.  $20.00  b.  $21.00  c.  $22.00  d.  $23.00 


4.

Kaylee is stacking boxes. Each hour Kaylee stacks 8 boxes. After 7
hours, Kaylee has stacked 86 boxes. How many boxes were stacked before Kaylee began?


5.

Each hour Sean collects $8.00 for charity. After 9 hours, Sean has collected
$172.00. Sean received a large donation from one person at the beginning of his day. How
much money did the donor give?
a.  $80.00  b.  $90.00  c.  $100.00  d.  $120.00 


6.

Brayden and his brother are shovelling driveways. It takes Brayden 15
minutes to shovel one driveway. If Brayden shovelled for 3 hours and there were 21 driveways
shovelled, how many driveways did his brother shovel?


7.

Jackie counted cars on a busy road. Each hour 75 cars went by. At
the end of her session, Jackie had counted a total of 450 cars. How many hours did Jackie count
for?


8.

When you add (5) then add (+5) to a number, the sum is +5. What number
did you start with?


9.

When you subtract (+6) then add (+12) to a number, the total sum is 0.
What number did you start with?


10.

When you add (13) then subtract (13) the answer is 20. What was the
starting number.
