In 4th grade word problems on addition we will learn the addition of numbers with more than four digits. These word problems are based on addition.

The following are some examples of fourth grade math word problems on addition:

1. The price of a Maruti car is $185990 while the price of a Hero Honda motor-cycle is$34576. Find the total cost of the two.

Solution:

Price of a Maruti car     = $1 8 5 9 9 0 Price of a Hero Honda =$ + 3 4 5 7 6

Total price of the two   = $2 2 0 5 6 6 Therefore total price of Maruti car and Hero Honda =$220566

2. In a city, there were 63450 men, 59252 women and 33258 children. What was the total population of the city?

Solution:

Number of men          =         6 3 4 5 0

Number of women      =         5 9 2 5 2

Number of children     =      + 3 3 2 5 8

Total population        =       1 5 5 9 6 0

Therefore the total population of the city = 1 5 5 9 6 0.

3. What is the sum of 5437, 1328 and 1237?

Solution:

The given numbers are arranged in columns

5 4 3 7

+ 1 3 2 8

+ 1 2 3 7
8 0 0 2

Therefore sum = 8002

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