# Numbers/Content/Using Numbers

From Wikibooks

Now that you have learned about different kinds of numbers, it is time to learn how to use numbers to solve math questions.

## Questions you will learn how to answer

- If a person has one book and another person gives him five books, how many books does the person have?
- If you own 30 sheep and sell 12, how many sheep do you have?
- If a person needs five liters of water a day to water her garden, how many liters will she need in two weeks?
- You and two friends are sharing a bag of candy. How many pieces of candy would you get if there was 36 pieces in the bag?