Homeschool Math Challenge
Directions: Try to solve each problem on your own. Show your work
using numbers, words, pictures, or symbols.
1. The original flag was created in
1813. How old is it today?
The original flag measured 30 feet
by 42 feet. It now measures 30
feet by 34 feet. How much
smaller is it now? ______
3. The flag was originally made with
15 stars. Now there are 50 stars.
How many more stars are there
The American flag was given to
the National Museum of American
History in 1912. If it was created
in 1813, how old was it when it was
given to the museum?