Subtraction Word Problems 2

1. Mary was selling lilies outside the church. She had 20 lilies. Mrs. Morris bought 4 lilies and Ms. Shirley bought 8 lilies. How many lilies are left for Mary to sell?
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2. Matthew's father bought 7 cars. He gave two cars to John and one to David. He gave the rest to Matthew. How many cars did Matthew receive?
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3. In a park there are 10 swings for children to play. 2 swings are broken and 1 swing is dirty. How many swings are left for children to play?
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4. Susan irons her clothes for a full week. She wears 7 dresses in a week. Two dresses are kept for wash and she finished ironing 2 dresses. How many dress she has to iron more?
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5. A fish tank in the shop has 25 fishes. Sam buys 4 fishes and Nicholas buys 12 fishes. How many fishes are left in the tank?
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6. In a art gallery there are 45 picture displayed. 15 pictures are not for sale and someone bought 10 pictures. How many pictures are left for selling?
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7. Rachel bought 25 cakes to distribute in her neighborhood during Christmas season. She distributed 5 cakes each day. Today is the third day. How many cakes are left for distributing after she distributed on the third day?
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8. In an apple tree, there are 30 apples. Peter plucked 10 apples and 5 apples have fallen down. How many apples are left in the tree?
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9. There are 25 kites flying in the sky. 10 kites fell down and 14 flew away. How many kites can you see in the sky?
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10. There are 20 roses in the garden. Claude picked 8 roses and Jimmy picked 3 roses. How many roses are left in the garden?
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