Practice questions available in **McGraw Hill Math Grade 2 Answer Key PDF Chapter 2 Lesson 7 Two-Step Word Problems** will engage students and is a great way of informal assessment.

## McGraw-Hill Math Grade 2 Answer Key Chapter 2 Lesson 7 Two-Step Word Problems

**Solve**

**Write the number sentence for both steps. Subtract and add to solve.**

Question 1.

38 cars are in the parking lot. 12 cars leave. Then 25 more cars arrive. How many cars are in the lot now?

Answer:

Explanation:

Given,

38 cars are in the parking lot. 12 cars leave.

38 – 12 = 26

Then 25 more cars arrive.

26 + 25 = 51 cars

Therefore there are 51 cars in the lot now.

Question 2.

Mr. Jones has 71 markers. He gives 46 to his students. Then he gets 20 more markers. How many markers does Mr. Jones have now?

_______ markers

Answer:

Given,

Mr. Jones has 71 markers. He gives 46 to his students.

71

-46

25

Then he gets 20 more markers.

25 + 20 = 45 markers

Hence Mr. Jones has 45 markers now.