Using Mental Math to Solve One-Step Problems


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What do you not need to do when using mental math to solve a problem?

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1. How many operations do you need to perform in order to solve a one-step problem?

2. What number plus 17 is equal to 20?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You can quickly and easily test your knowledge of using mental math for one-step problems using this quiz and corresponding worksheet. You will be quizzed on your understanding of these problems and how to apply this technique.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Things you will need to know when you take this quiz include:

  • What is and is not needed when solving problems with mental math
  • The number of operations in a one-step problem
  • Solve practice problems

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as what you need to solve problems using mental math
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve one-step practice problems
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how many operations you would need to complete in a one-step math problem

Additional Learning

Enhance your knowledge of this math technique by reviewing the lesson titled Using Mental Math to Solve One-Step Problems. This lesson supplies:

  • Examples of one-step problems
  • Details about the mental math technique you can use to solve these problems
  • A way to check your answer once you have mentally solved a one-step problem