Practice questions available in **McGraw Hill Math Grade 2 Answer Key PDF Chapter 1 Lesson 5 One-Step Subtraction Word Problems** will engage students and is a great way of informal assessment.

## McGraw-Hill Math Grade 2 Answer Key Chapter 1 Lesson 5 One-Step Subtraction Word Problems

**Solve.**

**Write the number sentence. Then write the difference.**

Question 1.

Kyle has 7 carrots.

He eats 3 of his carrots.

How many carrots does Kyle have left?

__7__ – __3__ = __4__ carrots

Question 2.

There are 17 cars at school. 5 of the cars drive away. How many cars are left at school?

____ – ____ = ______ cars

Answer:

17 – 5 = 12 cars

Explanation:

There are 17 cars at school

5 of the cars drive away

Subtract to tell how many are left

17 – 5 = 12

So, 12 cars are left at school.