### Arbordale Publishing

Been there, Done That: Reading Animal Signs

 1. If there are five hares chewing on each willow, and there are eight willows on the hill, how many hares are there?     48     32     40
 2. There were 5382 fleas living on the grizzly bear. The digit "3" is in which place value?     thousands     hundreds     tens
 3. There were 26 magpies in a tree. When the grizzly approached, 8 flew away. How many are left?     18     14     12
 4. The hares chewed the willows 2 feet 11 inches above the ground. How many inches high were their bite-marks? (hint: there are 12 inches in 1 foot)     37 inches     36 inches     35 inches
 5. There were 165 hares in the field. They ran away in groups of 5. How many groups left the field?     43     33     330
 6. There are 8 beavers in the beaver lodge. Five of the beavers swim out to catch dinner. What fraction of the beavers left the lodge?     1/4     8/5     5/8
 7. In the previous question, what fraction of the beavers are still in the lodge?     3/5     3/8     8/3
 8. A herd of 10137 moose crosses the field. After trampling the grass, only 2365 stayed to eat. How many left the field?     7772     8232     7742
 9. The dad eagle brought 0.78 lbs of food to the nest. The mom eagle brought 0.54 lbs of food to the nest. How much food did the eagle parents bring back to their nest?     132 lbs     1.32 lbs     1.22 lbs
 10. A family of seven foxes each catch and eat four voles. How many voles did the fox family eat?     21     32     28