# McGraw Hill Math Grade 3 Chapter 6 Lesson 12 Answer Key Problem Solving

## McGraw-Hill Math Grade 3 Answer Key Chapter 6 Lesson 12 Problem Solving

Solve

Answer the hidden question. Then solve the problem.

Question 1.
Henry is making fruit cups for 4 people. Each person will get 2 cups. He has 24 cherries. He wants to share the cherries equally among the cups. How many cherries should he put in each fruit cup?
3 Cherries
Explanation:
4 × 2 = 8 cups
8 × m = 24
24 ÷ 8 = 3
3 Cherries in each cup.

Question 2.
Latoya reads 5 pages of a book every day. The book has 45 pages. After 1 week, how many more pages are left to read?
10 pages are left to read.
Explanation:
Latoya reads 5 pages of a book every day.
The book has 45 pages.
5 x 9 = 45
7 x 5 = 35
45 – 35 = 10
10 pages are left to read after 1 week.

Question 3.
Six children belong to a reading club. Every month each child reads 6 books. But last month one of the children read 8 books. How many books did the reading club read last month?