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Solution

jersey with number 11 on it jersey with number 43 on it jersey with number 81 on it jersey with number 53 on it jersey with number 37 on it jersey with number 14 on it
Alisha Chad Nat Lee Jing Matteo

Explanation

  1. Matteo has on an even number. Skip count by 2 to find the even numbers.
    Some even numbers are 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24.
    The only even number on the shirts is 14.
    Matteo has on 14.
  2. Nat's number is greater than any other number. The greatest number is 81.
    Nat has on 81.

  3. Alisha's number is the least of all. The least number of all is 11.
    Alisha has on 11.

  4. Jing's number has a 3 in the tens place. The only shirts with a 3 are 43, 53, and 37.
    Only 37 has a 3 in the tens place:
    Tens Ones
    3 7

    3 is in the tens place.
    Jing has on 37.
  5. Lee's number is 10 more than Chad's number. Which number is greater, 53 or 43?
    53 is more than 43.
    53 is 10 more than 43.
    Lee has on 53.
    Chad has on 43.


Houghton Mifflin Math Grade 1