Money Math Worksheets
Money Riddles

Welcome to the 2nd Grade Math Salamanders Money Math Worksheets.

Children love solving puzzles and quizzes. These money quizzes are a great resource to get your child to learn about money in a fun and accessible way.


Money Math Worksheets Money Riddles

The following worksheets involve solving puzzles involving money amounts. They are a great way to consolidate money learning once children are confident with counting money amounts.

The quizzes start off at an easy level with money amounts up to 30¢ and up to 3 coins. The harder sheets involve money amounts up to $10 and more challenging money clues to work out.

An answer sheet is available for each worksheet provided.

The money quizzes in this section are carefully graded, allowing you to introduce concepts at an easier level before introducing harder work, or differentiate within your class.

Using the sheets in this section will help your child to:

  • count money in coins up to $10;
  • compare money amounts;
  • solve problems involving money.

All the money math worksheets in this section will help your child to become more confident with money, and also develop their problem solving skills.

Money Riddles

Extension Activity Ideas

If you are looking for a way to extend learning with these money math worksheets, why not...

  • Get children to work in partners with one child choosing one of the boxes of money and the other child asking 'yes/no' questions. E.g. Is it more than...? Does it have any dimes? etc
  • Children write their own clues down to identify one of the sets of coins.

Looking for something easier?

If these Money Riddles are a little too tricky at the moment, why not take a look at our 1st grade money quizzes or our counting money worksheets.

These sheets involve counting and comparing money amounts up to $10, and use coin images to make them more accessible.

Looking for somethings harder?

Why not try some of our 2nd grade money challenges?

In our Money Challenge section you will find a lot of printable money challenges that you can use with your child.

Once children have mastered the basics of counting money amounts and know their coins, they are ready for a higher level of challenge.

The Money Challenges will help your child consolidate their money learning so far, and extend it further with some open-ended challenges.

Using these challenges will help your child to:

  • apply their existing skills to solve problems;
  • develop their problem solving and thinking skills.

Using these money math worksheets will help to extend your child's math learning.

Looking for more money worksheets like these?

Try the printable Money Worksheets at the Math Salamanders!

On our parent site, there is a much wider selection of money worksheets catering for all the elementary grades.

Using the link below will open the Math Salamanders main site in a new browser window.

Money Worksheet Generator

If you want to generate random money worksheets involving adding and subtracting money amounts, then check out the page below.

You can create a selection of random money addition and subtraction worksheets.

Money Games

In this section you will find a selection of counting money games designed to help your child add up amounts of money, as well as developing their strategic thinking skills.

Using the sheets in this section will help your child to:

  • count up different amounts of coins;
  • match up coins and dollar bills to written amount of money;
  • develop strategies for winning the games.

All the games in this section will help your child to develop their money skills.

  • Math Money Games

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Grading Guide

Here is the grading guide for our worksheets.


2nd Grade Worksheet Logo White

White is the easiest level for children at their early stages in 2nd grade.


2nd Grade Worksheet Logo Orange

Orange - this is the medium level of difficulty for children who are becoming more confident and working at the expected level in 2nd grade.


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Purple - this is the hardest level for children who are nearly ready for 3rd grade math, or need that extra challenge.


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