Real-Life Problems

Welcome to our 2nd Grade Math Word Problems.

Here you will find our range of Second Grade Math Word Problem Worksheets
which will help your child apply and practice their Math skills to solve a range of 'real life' problems.

Here you will find a range of problem solving worksheets.

The sheets involve using a range of math skills and knowledge to solve problems.

Each problem sheet is available in both standard and metric units (where appropriate), and comes complete with an answer sheet.

Most of the sheets in this section have come from 'real life' data such as animal and dinosaur facts. Children will be able to apply their math to solve and answer 'real' problems.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- apply their addition, subtraction, and multiplication skills;
- apply their knowledge of rounding and place value;
- solve a range of 'real life' problems.

Beaufort scale involves reading information from tables, and adding on digits or multiples of 10 to 2 digit numbers.

Fastest Insects involves ordering and rounding 2 digit numbers, as well as adding and subtracting, doubling and halving.

This problem worksheet involves ordering 2 digit numbers and rounding numbers to the nearest 10 years. Adding and subtracting 2 digit numbers, and doubling 2 digit numbers is also covered.

Dinosaur length involves ordering, rounding, adding and subtracting different dinosaur lengths which are all 2 digit numbers.

These word problems are all about different temperature around the world. The main focus on these worksheets is the ordering and working out differences of positive whole numbers less than 30.

If you are looking for some easier problems, then why not try our 1st grade math word problems.

The problems in this section are at a simpler level than those on this page.

The word problems are at a more basic level with easier numbers.

If you are looking for some more challenging word problems, then try our 3rd Grade math word problems.

The problems are at a more challenging level and involve larger numbers.

The problems also involve rounding and some problems include multiplication as well as addition and subtraction.

Take a look at some more of our worksheets similar to these.

We have a range of Multiplication Word Problem worksheets for 2nd grade.

Each sheet comes in different levels of difficulty so that you can select an appropriate level for your child/class.

Using our word problem sheets will help your child to:

- apply their math skills;
- select the correct multiplication fact needed to solve a problem;
- solve a range of problems, including 'real-life' problems.

Here you will find a range of free printable Second Grade Math games. All children like to play Math games, and you will find a good range of 2nd Grade Math Games here for your child to play and enjoy.

The following games involve different Second Grade Math activities which you and your child can enjoy together.

All the 2nd Second Grade Math worksheets in this section are informed by the Elementary Math Benchmarks for Second Grade.

Here you will find a range of printable 2nd grade math puzzles for your child to enjoy.

The puzzles will help your child practice and apply their addition, subtraction and multiplication facts as well as developing their thinking and reasoning skills in a fun and engaging way.

The Number Square Puzzles page will open a new browser window which will take you to the 2nd grade math salamanders website.

Using these puzzles will help your child to:

- learn their addition facts to 20+20;
- learn and practice subtraction facts to 20;
- pratice multiplying up to 5x5;
- develop thinking and reasoning skills;
- develop perseverance.

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