**NCERT Solutions for class 3 Mathematics Chapter-3 Give and Take**

**1.Try these on Kittu’s Home.**

** (a)10 less than 34 is———– (b) 53 – 20 =———–**

** (c) 11 more than 31 is ———– (d) 11 less than 66 is———–**

** (e) 62 + 13 =———– (f) 23 less than 89 is———–**

** (g) 10 and 40 more is———– (h) 9 added to 28 gives———–**

** (i)The sum of 9 and 44 is———– (j) Reducing 98 by 34 gives———–**

** (k) 4 and 37 more is———– (l) Take 35 away from 83. We get———–**

**Ans.** (a)24 (b)33 (c)42 (d)55 (e)75 (f)66 (g)50 (h)37 (i)53 (j)64 (k)41 (l)48

**How Many Bulbs?**

**1.A shopkeeper Rafi had 153 candles. Paras gave him 237 more candles. How many candles does Rafi have now?**

**Ans.**

**(A)A train compartment is carrying 132 people. Another compartment is carry¬ing 129 people. In all, how many people are there in both the compartments?**

**Ans.**

Thus, there are 261 people in all.

**(B) Shanu found 138 pebbles. Karim found 44 pebbles. How many pebbles did they find in all?**

**Ans.**

Thus, total number of pebbles are 182.

**(C) A teacher kept a note of which fruits students like in her school. This is .what she found:**

**Find out:**

** (a) How many students in the school like oranges?**

** (b) How many students in the school like mangoes?**

** (c) Altogether, how many students are there in the school?**

** (d) Is the number of girls more than 350 or less than 350?**

**Ans.** On completing the table, we have

(a)Number of students who like oranges = 136 + 128 = 264

(b)Number of students who like mangoes = 240 + 243 = 483

(c)Number of students in the school = 376 + 371 = 747

(d)Number of girls = 136 + 240 = 376 which is’more than 350.

**Practice Time**

**Mind Train Game**

**1.Work out four different ways to write the numbers. If you add all the numbers in the first box, you will always get 59.**

**Ans.**

Can you solve this puzzle? Write the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 in the circles, so that the sum of the numbers on each side of the figure is 12.

**2.Find Mithoo’s bag.**

** Do all the sums mentally.**

** (a)75 + 20 = 95 (b) 90 + 60 = 150**

** (c)25 + 30 + 3 ——– (d) 9 + 40 + 31 ——– **

**(e)500 + 200——– (f) 400 + 350**

**——–****(8)670 + 120——– (h) 380 + 210——–**

**(i)205 + 650 ——– (j) 128 + 600**

**——–****(k)150 + 69 ——– (l) 37 + 46 + 3——–**

**Find Mithoo’s bag and check your answers. Draw a line through the numbers which are answers written in the boxes above.**

**Ans.**(c) 58 (d) 80 (e) 700 (/) 750 (g) 790 (h) 590 (i) 855 (j) 728 (k) 219 (l) 86.

**Card Game**

**1.You can also play it. Here are the cards for you. Work out the combination. Place the cards in the right boxes.**

**Ans.**