Party balloons
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a) Kiri blew up 9 silver and 5 gold balloons. But she popped 2.
a) Kiri blew up 9 silver and 5 gold balloons. But she popped 2.
How many balloons did she use altogether?
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b) Scott blew up 3 white, 4 blue, 2 yellow, and 2 red balloons. Four balloons popped.
b) Scott blew up 3 white, 4 blue, 2 yellow, and 2 red balloons. Four balloons popped.
How many balloons did not pop?
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c) Theo blew up 9 balloons. Four balloons are red, 2 balloons are green, and the rest are gold.
c) Theo blew up 9 balloons. Four balloons are red, 2 balloons are green, and the rest are gold.
How many balloons are gold?
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d) Mika blew up 18 balloons. 5 are silver, 6 are gold, and the rest are green.
d) Mika blew up 18 balloons. 5 are silver, 6 are gold, and the rest are green.
How many balloons are green?
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