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## Texas Go Math Grade 2 Lesson 12.3 Answer Key Write Multiplication Stories

**Explore**

Use counters to model the problem. Draw what you modeled. Then write an addition sentence for the problem.

Carlos has ___________ blocks.

Sam has ___________ blocks

**FOR THE TEACHER** • Read the following two problems. For each problem, have children model with counters and then draw a picture and show the addition. Carlos has 2 blue blocks, 3 red blocks, and 5 green blocks. How many blocks does Carlos have? Sam has 5 blue blocks. 5 red blocks, and 5 green blocks. How many blocks does Sam have?

Answer:

Carlos has 10 blocks.

Carlos has 2 blue blocks,

3 red blocks,

and 5 green blocks.

2 + 3 + 5 = 10

10 blocks that Carlos have

Sam has 15 blocks

Sam has 5 blue blocks

. 5 red blocks,

and 5 green blocks

5 + 5 + 5 = 15

15 blocks that Sam have

**Math Talk**

**Mathematical Processes**

Describe how the two problems are alike and how they different.

Answer:

The above problems are same

both are based on addition

**Model and Draw**

This story is about equal groups. The picture shows the story.

**Share and Show**

**Write stories about equal groups of toys. Use counters to show the groups. Draw a picture for each story.**

Question 1.

Answer:

Explanation:

Seema has 9 cookies she shared 3 cookies in 3 plates

3 x 3 = 9

Question 2.

Answer:

Explanation:

Diana has 8 balloons shared among 2 people

4 x 2 = 8 balloons

**Problem Solving**

**Write stories about equal groups of marbles. Use counters to show the groups. Draw a picture for each story.**

Question 3.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 12 marbles

shared among 6 people

each person got 2 marbles each

2 x 6 = 12

Question 4.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 16 marbles shared among

4 members

4 x 4 = 16

Each person got 4 marbles.

**Solve.**

Question 5.

**H.O.T. Multi-Step** Drew has 2 bags with 10 marbles in each bag. Tony has 5 bags with 4 marbles in each bag. Use words to compare the number of marbles that Drew and Tony each have.

Answer:

20 marbles each have

Explanation:

Drew has 2 bags with 10 marbles in each bag.

2 x 10 = 20

Tony has 5 bags with 4 marbles in each bag.

4 x 5 = 20

same is the number of marbles that Drew and Tony each have.

**Daily Assessment Task**

**Choose the correct answer.**

Question 6.

Connect Mary Ann sees 4- starfish like the one shown. Look at the picture of a starfish. Which sentence best describes what she sees?

(A) She sees 4 starfish with 5 legs each.

(B) She sees 5 starfish with 4 legs each.

(C) She sees 4 starfish with 3 legs each.

Answer: A

Explanation:

Ann sees 4- starfish like the one shown.

She sees 4 starfish with 5 legs each.

is the sentence best describes what she sees

Question 7.

Write a story about equal groups of apples. Use counters to show the groups. Draw a picture for your story.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 12 apples shared among 4 people

each person got 3 apples each

4 x 3 = 12

Question 8.

**TEXAS Test Prep** Which sentence best matches the picture?

(A) There are 3 groups of 4 counters each.

(B) There are 3 groups of 3 counters each.

(C) There are 7 groups of 2 counters each.

Answer: B

Explanation:

There are 3 groups of 4 counters each.

is the sentence best matches the picture

**TAKE HOME ACTIVITY** • Ask your child to show how he or she solved on exercise in the lesson.

Answer:

Explanation:

### Texas Go Math Grade 2 Lesson 12.3 Homework and Practice Answer Key

**Write stories about equal groups of shells. Draw a picture for each story.**

Question 1.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 8 balls shared among 4 persons

4 x 2 = 8

Question 2.

Answer:

Explanation:

There are 10 balls in the ground

they are shared among 5 players

2 x 5 = 10

**Problem Solving**

Question 3.

Complete the story. There are 7 circles in a row. There are 3 rows.

So, _____________

Answer:

21 circles

Explanation:

There are 7 circles in a row.

There are 3 rows.

7 x 3 = 21

21 circles in 3 rows

**Solve. Write or draw to explain.**

Question 4.

Multi-Step Jose has 2 bags with 6 marbles in each bag. Ray has 3 bags with 4 marbles in each bag. Compare the number of marbles that Jose and Ray have using words.

Answer:

12 marbles each have

Explanation:

Jose has 2 bags with 6 marbles in each bag.

2 x 6 = 12

Ray has 3 bags with 4 marbles in each bag.

3 x 4 = 12

12 = 12

same is the number of marbles that Jose and Ray have using words.

**Lesson Check**

**Choose the correct answer.**

Question 5.

Which sentence best describes the picture?

(A) 3 children have 3 marbles each.

(B) 4 children have 3 marbles each.

(C) 4 children have 4 marbles each.

Answer: B

Explanation:

4 children have 3 marbles each.

is the sentence best describes the picture

Question 6.

There are 3 different cages of bunnies in the barn. Each cage has 8 bunnies in it. How many bunnies are in the barn?

(A) 21

(B) 30

(C) 24

Answer: C

Explanation:

There are 3 different cages of bunnies in the barn.

Each cage has 8 bunnies in it.

8 x 3 = 24

24 bunnies are in the barn

Question 7.

There are 10 chickens. Each chicken has 2 feet. How many feet are there?

(A) 20

(B) 12

(C) 22

Answer: A

Explanation:

There are 10 chickens.

Each chicken has 2 feet.

10 x 2 = 20

20 feet are there

Question 8.

Nicole saw some crayon boxes on a table. Which sentence best describes what she sees?

(A) 10 boxes have 2 crayons in them.

(B) 4 boxes have 10 crayons in them.

(C) 2 boxes have 10 crayons in them.

Answer: C

Explanation:

2 boxes have 10 crayons in them.

sentence best describes what she sees