Second Grade Challenging Math  251) Find
the pattern and fill in the blanks
2, 0, 5, 0, 8, 0, __, 0
252) There is a number between 1
and 9. It is not smaller than 5. It is an even number. When you take away 4, the result is larger than 3. What is this number?
253)
Annie, Ben and Carol go to 3 different elementary schools: Hollister, Dwellington,
and Carolina United. Annie does not go to Dwellington or Carolina United. Carol
does not go to Dwellington. Which schools do the 3 kids go to?
254) There
is a number between 1 and 9. It is an even number. When multiplied by 2, the
result is less than 5. What is this number?
255)
Fill in the blanks:

___ 
7 


3 
___  + 
5  ___ 
 +  ___ 
6 

8 
2 


9 
2 








3 
___ 


___ 
___  + 
___ 
5 
 +  3 
6 

7 
4 


8 
0 
256) Kate's father has a 7
foot long bamboo stick that she wants to cut into 1 foot long pieces. How
many cuts does he need to make?
257) Kate's mother has an old hula hoop that has
a circumference (the length of the hoop) of 6 feet. She wants to cut it
into 1 foot pieces for a project. How many cuts does she need to make?
258)
Joe's family has
10 pigs and 4 chickens.
How many animal eyes are there in all? How many animal legs
are there in all?
259) Bob has 50 cents. List at least 4
possible combinations of coins that he has.
260)
Kate's bedroom has a bed with 4
legs, 2 stools with 3 legs each, and 2 chairs with 4 legs each. How many
legs are there in all?
More challenging math problems for 2nd grade:
15 610 1115
1620
2125
2630
3135
3640
4145
4650
5160
6170
7180
