Real-Life Problems

Welcome to our 4th Grade Math Word Problems page.

Here you will find our range of Fourth Grade Math Problem Worksheets
which will help your child apply and practice their Math skills to solve a range of challenges and '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 come complete with an answer sheet.

There is a mixture of longer math challenges and shorter word problems to solve. Some of the data comes from the real world, such as the Heaviest Terrestrial Animals sheet, some of the word problems are made up.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- apply their addition, subtraction and problem solving skills;
- apply their knowledge of rounding and place value;
- solve a range of 'real life' problems;
- attempt more challenging longer problems.

Travelling Salamanders involve the math skills of rounding, ordering, adding and subtracting.

This sheet is available in standard and metric units.

Heaviest Terrestrial Animals are a sheet of 4th grade math problems which involve solving a range of problems involving decimals with mainly 1 decimal place. Rounding, adding, subtracting and multiplying by 1000 are covered in these sheets.

This sheet is available in standard and metric units.

These word problems are all about the wingspans of birds. The math skills include rounding, ordering, adding and subtracting decimals with up to 1 or 2 decimal places, depending on whether you choose the standard or metric version.

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 and negative whole numbers.

If these word problems are not at the right level for you, try some of our simpler 3rd grade math problems.

The problems in this section involve integers only and are at a more basic level than the problems on this page.

If these word problems look too easy, then why not try our 5th grade math problems?

The problem on this page involve larger numbers and more complex problem solving. They also involve decimals with more decimal places.

There are also some sinple ratio problems to introduce your child to ratio and proportion.

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

Here is some more of our math problems to help your child with their problem solving skills.

Each problem sheet comes complete with answers, and is available in both standard and metric units where applicable.

Many of the problems are based around 'real-life' problems and data such as the world's heaviest animals.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- apply their addition, subtraction and problem solving skills;
- apply their knowledge of rounding and place value;
- solve a range of 'real life' problems;
- attempt more challenging longer problems.

Using the problems in this section will help your child develop their problem solving and reasoning skills.

These sheets involve solving one or two more challenging longer problems.

These sheets involve solving a range of multiplciation problems.

These sheets involve solving a range of division problems.

Using games is a great way to learn Math facts and develop mental calculation skills in a fun and easy way.

The following games involve different 4th Grade Math activities which your child will enjoy playing.

Games include using negative numbers, decimal addition and subtraction, rounding, multiplying by 10s.

Here you will find a range of printable 4th grade math puzzles for your child to enjoy.

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

Using these puzzles will help your child to:

- learn and practice their addition facts;
- practice adding both positive and negative numbers;
- practice their subtraction facts;
- practice multiplication and division facts;
- develop problem solving skills and reasoning.

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