# Lesson XII

Addition and story problems with the number TWO.  Everything from fish to fowl in this one…

RAY’S NEW PRIMARY ARITHMETIC.

LESSON XII.

2 and 1 are 3               2 and 6 are 8

1 and 2 are 3               6 and 2 are 8

2 and 2 are 4               2 and 7 are 0

2 and 3 are 5               7 and 2 are 9

3 and 2 are 5               2 and 8 are 10

2 and 4 are 6               8 and 2 are 10

4 and 2 are 6               2 and 9 are 11

2 and 5 are 7               9 and 2 are 11

5 and 2 are 7               2 and 10 are 12

10 and 2 are 12.

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1. Mary had two birds, and a friend gave her 2 more: how many birds had she then?

SOLUTION.–Mary had then 2 birds and 2 birds, which are 4 birds.

2. Daniel has 3 tops, and Francis has 2: how many tops have they both?

3. John had 2 chesnuts, and found 4 more: how many did he then have?

4. Helen had 5 apples, and her brother gave her 2 more: how many had she then?

5. Ellen had 2 chickens, and her cousin gave her 6 more: how many had she then?

6. John had 2 cakes, and his mother gave him 7 more: how many did he then  have?

7. Frank had 8 marbles, and found 2 more: how many did he then have?

8. Harry caught 2 fishes, and Edward caught 9: how many did both catch?

9. How many are 10 cents and 2 cents?

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