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Basic Addition Lesson 5: Number 5

Here's an easy example:

5
+
1
=
6
 
          
+
  
=
            
 
   PowderBlue Box   Fuchsia Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   SpringGreen Box   DarkViolet Box  plus     Blue Box  equals     PowderBlue Box   Fuchsia Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   SpringGreen Box   DarkViolet Box   Blue Box

We start with five boxes, add one box, and now have six boxes.


Here's another example:

5
+
2
=
7
 
          
+
    
=
              
 
   BlueViolet Box   DarkKhaki Box   Maroon Box   Aquamarine Box   LawnGreen Box  plus     DeepPink Box   Olive Box  equals     BlueViolet Box   DarkKhaki Box   Maroon Box   Aquamarine Box   LawnGreen Box   DeepPink Box   Olive Box

We start with five boxes, add two boxes, and now have seven boxes.


Try this problem.

5
+
3
=
 
          
+
      
=
                
 
   MediumSlateBlue Box   DarkCyan Box   Coral Box   CadetBlue Box   MediumOrchid Box  plus     SkyBlue Box   Chocolate Box   Green Box  equals     MediumSlateBlue Box   DarkCyan Box   Coral Box   CadetBlue Box   MediumOrchid Box   SkyBlue Box   Chocolate Box   Green Box

We start with five boxes, add three boxes, and now have eight boxes.


In order to do basic addition, you must memorize some equations but fear not: FoxyMath will help you! When you are finished with this lesson, you will know the following equations:

5 + 1 = 6
5 + 2 = 7
5 + 3 = 8
5 + 4 = 9
5 + 5 = 10
5 + 6 = 11
5 + 7 = 12
5 + 8 = 13
5 + 9 = 14
5 + 10 = 15
5 + 11 = 16
5 + 12 = 17


The following exercise will help you learn the above equations and what they mean. Please take your time: take whatever time you need to learn the material.

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