# Key Words Used in Math Word Problems

Words Used in Math Word Problems

Key Words Used in Math Word Problems

**Addition**

- Add
- All together
- Altogether
- And
- Combined
- How many in all
- How much
- In all
- Increased by
- Plus
- Sum
- Together
- Total

**Subtraction**

- Minus
- Lost
- Change
- Difference
- Fewer
- Fewer than
- How many are loft
- Need to
- Reduce
- Subtract
- Take away
- Remain

**Multiplication**

- By
- Double
- Every
- Factor of
- Increased by
- Multiplied by
- Of
- Product
- Times
- Triple

**Division**

- As much
- Cut up
- Each group has
- Equal sharing
- Half
- How many in each
- Parts
- Per
- Percent
- Quotient of
- Ratio of
- Separated
- Share something equally

I love the printout for Key Words used in Math Problems, however, there needs to be a correction on the subtraction key.

You have

How many are loft?

It should be

How many are left.

Can you correct that and send me the new copy so I can distribute it to my students. Thank you