A subtraction word problem with apples

by kristy searcy
(Bakersfield,California)

Karla brings 15 apples to school. She gives away 9 apples.

How many apples does Karla have left?

Karla will have 15 - 9 apples = 6 apples

Karla has 6 apples left

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