**NCERT Solutions for Class 3 Mathematics Chapter-6 Fun With Give and Take**

**Cricket Match**

**1. Ina cricket match, Sri Lanka made 235 runs. India has made 123 runs. How many more runs does India need to win?**

**Answer: **To win India must make 236 runs.

Runs India needs to win = 236 – 123

Runs needed =113

To win India must make 113 runs.

**Try it Yourself**

**1. Geeta had Rs 368 in her purse. She bought a book for Rs 123. How much money is left in her purse?**

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**Can you help Nabeela?**

**1. Nabeela’s mother sent her to the market to buy some things. She gave her Rs 245. Nabeela bought 1 kg ghee for Rs 127. The shopkeeper gave her back Rs 98. Did the shopkeeper give her the right amount? (Kilogram is written as kg)**

**Answer:**

**2. How much more money should the shopkeeper give Nabeela?**

**Answer: **The shopkeeper had to give Nabeela = Rs 118

But he gave her back = Rs 98

More money should the shopkeeper give to Nabeela

**Practice Time**

**1. Arvind has read 69 pages of a story book. Gauri has read 95 pages of that story book. Who has read more pages and how many more?**

**Answer: **Gouri has read = 95 pages

Arvind has read = 69 pages

So, Gouri has read 26 pages more than Arvind.

**2. Reena noted the electricity meter readings of her house.**

** Last month’s reading was 118 units. This month’s reading is 193 units. How much electricity did she use in one month?**

**Answer:** This month’s reading = 193 Last month’s reading =118

So, she used 75 units of electricity in one month.

**3. Solve the following:**

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**4. Fill in the missing numbers in the coloured boxes**

**Answer:**

**Let’s Deliver Letter**

**1. Postman’s uncle is ill today. Let’s deliver the letters for him.**

**Write the correct room numbers on the letters. Then find the rooms in the above building and circle them. Make a circle on room 455.**

**2. Find the Missing Numbers**

**Look at the number patterns. Write the missing numbers.**

** (a)100, 200, 300,——–,——–, 600,——–**

** (b)——–, 900, 800, 700,——–,——–,400,——–**

** (c)50, 100,150, 200,——–, ——–, ——–, ——–**

** (d)300,250,200,——–,——–,——–**

** (e)——–,25, 35, 45,——–,——–,——–**

** (f) 280, 260,240,——–,——–,——–,——–**

** (g) 125,150, 175, 200,——– , 250,——–,——–**

**Answer:** (a) 100. 200. 300. 400. 500. 600. 700.

(b)1000, 900, 800, 700, 600, 500, 400,300.

(c)50,100,150, 200,25Q, 300, 350, 400.

(d)300,250,200,150,100,50.

(e)15, 25, 35, 45, 55, 65.

(f)280, 260, 240,220,200, ISO, 160,

(g 125,150,175, 200, 225, 250, 275, 300.

**Practice Time**

**1. Indu’s pencil is 15 cm long. Jyoti’s pencil is 8 cm long. Whose pencil is longer? How much longer?**

**Answer:**Indu’s pencil =15 cm

Jyoti’s pencil = – 8 cm

=7 cm

So, Indus’s pencil is longer by 7 cm.

**2. Ask your Papa or Mummy, price of 1 kilo salt——–. Price of 1 kilo sugar——–.Which one is more costly? How much more does it cost?**

**Answer: **Price of 1 kilo sugar =Rs 2 2 (say)

Price of 1 kilo salt =Rs- 1 (say)

=Rs 12

So, sugar costs more than salt by Rs 12.

**3. Ajay cooked chapattis in 25 minutes. Then he made daal in 15 minutes. How much time did he take to cook both things?**

**Answer:** Time taken to make chapattis = 25 minutes

Time taken to make daal = + 15 minutes

=40 minutes

The total time taken to make both things is 40 minutes.

**4. Chanchal sells school sweaters. In 2 days she sold some red, blue and grey coloured sweaters.**

**Look at the above and answer the following:**

** (а)How many grey sweaters did Chanchal sell in 2 days?**

** (b)Did she sell more red sweaters than blue sweaters in 2 days?**

**Answer:**

**5.**

**Answer:** Yes, it can be found without using paper and pencil.

**All the JKing’s Horses**

**1. How many of the king’s horses were taken away?**

**Answer:** Four of the king’s horses were taken away by the clever visitor.

**Puzzle**

**1. What numbers are we? If you add us both you get 100. The difference between us is also 100.**

**Answer:** 100 + 0 = 100 and 100 – 0 = 100

So, one number is 100 and the second number is 0.