Singapore 3rd Grade Math Worksheet: 5Multiplication and DivisionName:_____________________________ Date:________________
Math Problem 1
Green aliens landed in Chicago and rounded up 1479 math teachers. Thebloodthirsty aliens then sucked the blood of 828 teachers and left themfor dead. The aliens tied up the rest of the teachers and marched theminto 3 UFOs. If there were an equal number of poor math teachers ineach UFO, how many teachers were in each UFO?
Math Problem 2
My 3 friends and I were caught and tied up by 1023 screaming cannibals in a jungle lastnight. Soon we were feeling terribly itchy because of the mosquitoes. We begged thecannibals to scratch us. 219 cannibals refused because they were busy cutting vegetables. Therest of them, however, surrounded us in equal numbers and began to scratch us with theirteeth, just like dogs. It felt good! How many cannibals scratched me?