# Word Problems

### Use multiplication and division to solve word problems

## First, you need to know which operation to use...

**Multiplication Key Words**

*In all, altogether, total*

1. **Times****: **Maria ran around the track 5** times.** It took her 5 minutes to run around the track. How many minutes did she run?

2. **Every:** Kim buys 2 apples **everyday**. How many apples does she buy in a week?

3.** At this rate**:** **Ed reads 25 words per minute.** At this rate**, how many words does he read in one hour?

**Division Key Words**

** Each**: Ken has 75 pencils and 15 boxes. How many pencils should he pack in **each **box so each customer gets the same number of pencils

## Do you remember the model drawing steps??

Check the poster on the wall and review the steps. Then, go to the website below and practice!