# Hairu shares his stickers part 26 (Math Question)

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Lower primary school mathematics question LPQ52

Hairu and Fatimah had 24 stickers altogether. After Hairu gave Fatimah 5 stickers, they had same number of stickers. How many stickers did Fatimah have at first?

Solution:

Hairu and Fatimah finally had the same number of stickers and the total number of stickers remained the same

The math model,

Per the above model,

2 units = 24

1 unit = 12 stickers

The number of stickers Fatimah had at first = 12 – 5 = 7