You'll find addition word problems, subtraction word problems, multiplication word problems and division word problems, all starting with simple easy-to-solve questions that build up to more complex skills necessary for many standardized tests.
As they progress, you'll also find a mix of operations that require students to figure out which type of story problem they need to solve.
And if you need help, check out word problem tricks at the bottom of this page!
This is the first set of word problem worksheets the introduces multiplication.
These worksheets have addition word problems with extra unused facts in the problem.
Word problems for multiplication with extra unused facts in the problem.
These worksheets will test a students ability to choose the correct operation based on the story problem text.
One way to make a word problem slightly more complex is to include extra (but unused) information in the problem text.
Word problems are one of the first ways we see applied math, and also one of the most anxiety producing math challenges many grade school kids face.
This page has a great collection of word problems that provide a gentle introduction to word problems for all four basic math operations.