Name:    Try It Out -- Chapter 4, Lesson 3

Multiple Choice
Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

To show the answer is reasonable, pick the best estimate below.

1.

1982 + 1206 = 3188
 a. 2000 + 1000 = 3000 b. 1000 + 1000 = 2000 c. 2000 + 2000 = 4000

2.

2496 + 980 = 3476
 a. 1000 + 1000 = 2000 b. 3000 + 1000 = 4000 c. 2000 + 1000 = 3000

3.

3296 + 3103 = 6399
 a. 3000 + 3000 = 6000 b. 3000 + 4000 = 7000 c. 2000 + 1000 = 3000

4.

6752 + 1270 = 8022
 a. 6000 + 1000 = 7000 b. 7000 + 1000 = 8000 c. 8000 + 1000 = 9000

5.

5501 + 2920 = 8421
 a. 6000 + 3000 = 9000 b. 4000 + 2000 = 6000 c. 5000 + 2000 = 7000

6.

One school has 1219 students, the other has 905 students. Estimate how many students both schools have altogether.
 a. 2000 b. 3000 c. 4000

7.

The school car wash raised \$1816 one Saturday, and \$2106 the next Saturday. Estimate how much was raised in total.
 a. 3000 b. 4000 c. 5000

8.

There are 3113 seats on one side of the hockey arena and 2890 on the other side. Estimate how many seats are in the arena altogether.
 a. 6000 b. 5000 c. 7000

9.

One farm has 3180 chickens and another has 960 chickens. Estimate how many chickens there are altogether.
 a. 3000 b. 4000 c. 5000

10.

There are 1916 pennies in a jar and 920 pennies in another jar. Estimate how many pennies there are altogether.
 a. 2000 b. 4000 c. 3000