# Interpret Signed Numbers (Word Problems) Quiz

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### #1 of 8:Mild

Interpret signed numbers (word problems)

<p>Amy is on a hike that ends `48` feet below sea level. </p><p>What value represents the elevation at the end of Amy's hike?</p>

### #2 of 8:Mild

Interpret signed numbers (word problems)

<p>A stock's value went up `\$3.25`. </p><p>What value represents the change in the stock's value?</p>

### #3 of 8:Mild

Interpret signed numbers (word problems)

<p>The altitude of an airplane was `2text(,)000` feet shortly after takeoff. </p><selectivedisplay data-props='{"show_in_create":true,"show_in_problem_qa": true}'><p>What does `2text(,)000` feet represent?</p> <ul><li>The airplane was `2text(,)000` feet above sea level.</li> <li>The airplane was at sea level.</li><li>The airplane was `2text(,)000` feet below sea level.</li></ul></selectivedisplay>

### #4 of 8:Mild

Interpret signed numbers (word problems)

<p>Jenna's smoothie price is adjusted by `\$2`. </p><selectivedisplay data-props='{"show_in_create":true,"show_in_problem_qa": true}'><p>What does `\$2` represent?</p><ul><li>The smoothie costs `\$2` less than it originally did.</li> <li>The smoothie is the same price.</li> <li>The smoothie costs `\$2` more than it originally.</li></ul></selectivedisplay>

### #5 of 8:Medium

Interpret signed numbers (word problems)

<p>In the month of December, the price of gold rose by `\$0.57` per gram. </p><p>What value represents this change?</p>

### #6 of 8:Medium

Interpret signed numbers (word problems)

<p>Sarah overdrew `\$55` from her checking account. </p><p>What value represents the overdraft?</p>

### #7 of 8:Medium

Interpret signed numbers (word problems)

<p>The elevation of a scuba diver was `-66` feet. </p><selectivedisplay data-props='{"show_in_create":true,"show_in_problem_qa": true}'><p>What does `-66` feet represent?</p><ul><li>The scuba diver was `66` feet above sea level.</li><li>The scuba diver was at sea level.</li><li>The scuba diver was `66` feet below sea level.</li></ul></selectivedisplay>

### #8 of 8:Medium

Interpret signed numbers (word problems)

<p>The lowest recorded temperature in Malaysia was `7.8°`C. </p><selectivedisplay data-props='{"show_in_create":true,"show_in_problem_qa": true}'><p>What does `7.8°`C represent?</p> <ul><li>The lowest recorded temperature was `7.8°`C above freezing.</li> <li>The lowest recorded temperature was at the freezing point.</li><li>The lowest recorded temperature was `7.8°`C below freezing.</li></ul></selectivedisplay>

In 6th Grade, students learn how to relate signed numbers with real-world situations. Interpreting signed numbers in word problems is an essential skill for them. Teachers can use an "Interpret signed numbers Quiz" to test the understanding of word problems involving signed numbers of their students. This worksheet contains the problems of different contexts, such as temperature, finance, and other real-life situations. To solve this quiz, students should learn the meanings of “+” and “-” signs in different contexts. For example, if the height of a snowman is changed by -1.5 inches it means the height of the snowman decreased by 1.5 inches but if the height of a snowman is changed by 1.5 inches it means the height of the snowman increased by 1.5 inches.

In 6th Grade, students learn how to relate signed numbers with real-world situations. Interpreting signed numbers in word problems is an essential skill for them. Teachers can use an "Interpret signed numbers Quiz" to test the understanding of word problems involving signed numbers of their students. This worksheet contains the problems of different contexts, such as temperature,...

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