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Hungriest Mouth in the Sea, The - Math Word Problems

 1. The male seahorse carries the babies - 2000 at a time! If two seahorses are pregnant, how many babies do they have between them?     2000     3000     4000
 2. Ten moon jellies drift with the tide. A sea turtle eats three moon jellies; what fraction are left?     1/3     7/10     3/10
 3. Eight kicking krill swim in a circle. A hungry cod eats a quarter of the krill, how many are left?     2     4     6
 4. A squid has 8 legs. If six squid swim in a group, how many legs do they have between them?     30     42     48
 5. Five cod swim in the kelp. A hungry penguin eats one; what percent of the cod are left?     80%     4/5     .8
 6. Three kekeno each weigh 330 pounds. How much do they weigh in all?     990 pounds     900 pounds     660 pounds
 7. A sperm whale can hold its breath for 90 minutes. There are 60 minutes in an hour. How many hours can a sperm whale hold its breath (in decimal form)?     1.25     1.5     1.75
 8. There are 40 orcas in a pod. If one fifth of the pod leaves to chase some fish, how many swim away?     8     10     16
 9. Ten fur seals see an orca and try to swim away. If the orca eats one, what fraction of the fur seals escaped?     1/10     10/10     9/10
 10. There are only 7,000 Hector's dolphins in the world. Half of all the Hector's dolphins is how many dolphins?     3500     2500     4000