Sample Australia Math Word Problems Worksheet
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 1 Steven has \$9.75 to spend on a new shirt at a store in Sydney. He likes a shirt that costs \$13.99. How much money does he need to borrow to buy the shirt that he likes?
 2 Mary's grandparents live in the "bush", an inland, rural area of Australia. It takes her 2 hours and 32 minutes by plane, and another 3 hours and 36 minutes by car to get there from her hometown. If Mary's plane takes off at 7:00 a.m., what time should her grandparents expect her to arrive?
 3 During a trip to the lands of central Australia, Michael finds himself lost. The last house he passed is sixty-two kilometers behind him. If he turns around and drives at a speed of seventy-eight kilometers per hour, how long will it take him to get to that house?
 4 One-fifth of the students in James' class in Perth are immigrants. If there are thirty-five people in the class, how many students are not immigrants?
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