Add Integers With Counters Problems

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#1 of 8: Mild

Add integers with counters

<p>Find the sum of `-2` and `-4` using the model below.</p><SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles > + <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles >

#2 of 8: Mild

Add integers with counters

<p>Find the sum of `-2` and `-3` using the model below.</p><SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles > + <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles >

#3 of 8: Mild

Add integers with counters

<p>Find the sum of `-3` and `-5` using the model below.</p><SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles > + <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles >

#4 of 8: Medium

Add integers with counters

<p>Find the sum of `-2` and `4` using the model below.</p> <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles > + <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles >

#5 of 8: Medium

Add integers with counters

<p>Find the sum of `5` and `-5` using the model below.</p> <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles > + <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles >

#6 of 8: Medium

Add integers with counters

<p>Find the sum of `-2` and `1` using the model below.</p><SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles > + <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles >

#7 of 8: Medium

Add integers with counters

<p>Find the sum of `-2` and `8` using the model below.</p> <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles > + <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles >

#8 of 8: Medium

Add integers with counters

<p>Find the sum of `-7` and `4` using the model below.</p><SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "-", "color": "red", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles > + <SignTiles data-props='{ "items": [ { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false }, { "signs": [ { "value": "+", "color": "green", "highlight": false, "disabled": false } ], "highlight_pair": false } ]}'></SignTiles >

Adding integers with the help of counters makes integer addition very simple. Counters let us visualize the problem expression and then remove zero-sum pairs. We can represent counters in any color. For example, by adding -9 & +4, we can use 9 -ve counters (red) and 4 +ve counters (white). Now, eliminating pairs would have 5 -ve counters as the answer.

Teachers can share these Add Integers with counters Problems to increase students’ grasp of the general rules for adding integers.

You can also try our Add integers with counters and Add And Add Integers With Counters Quiz as well for a better understanding of the concepts.
 

You can take help from our Adding Integers With Manipulatives Lesson Plan perfect for empowering your math students!

Adding integers with the help of counters makes integer addition very simple. Counters let us visualize the problem expression and then remove zero-sum pairs. We can represent counters in any color. For example, by adding -9 & +4, we can use 9 -ve counters (red) and 4 +ve counters (white). Now, eliminating pairs would have 5 -ve counters as the answer.

Teachers can share these Add Integers with counters Problems to increase students’ grasp of the general rules for adding integers.

You can also try our Add integers with counters and Add And Add Integers With Counters Quiz as well for a better understanding of the concepts.
 

You can take help from our Adding Integers With Manipulatives Lesson Plan perfect for empowering your math students!

Adding integers with the help of counters makes integer addition very simple. Counters let us visualize the problem expression and then remove zero-sum pairs. We can represent counters in any color. For example, by adding -9 & +4, we can use 9 -ve counters (red) and 4 +ve counters (white). Now, eliminating pairs would have 5 -ve counters as the answer.

Teachers can share these Add Integers with counters Problems to increase students’ grasp of the general rules for adding integers.

You can also try our

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