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or answer by using
objects, pictures, or models
of the problem.

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1.  Craig was solving a problem.
He needed to add:

     
       56 + 23 = ?

He used place value blocks to
find his answer.

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2.  Noah has $0.43 in his pocket.  Using the least amount of coins, make $0.43. 

He used coins to find his answer.

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3.  Together Hannah and Olivia have 16 cookies.  Hannah has 6 more cookies than Olivia.  How many cookies does Olivia have?

They used counters to find their answer.

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4.  Ashley loves to read.  She read for 1 hour on Monday, 3 hours on Tuesday, and 2 hours on Wednesday.  How many hours did she read altogether?

She used counter to find her answer.

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