Number Bond Logic Word Problem Worksheet

This worksheet features a numerical puzzle where a student named Mario must determine the missing number in a pattern of hexagonal cells arranged in a grid. The objective is to fill in the cell with a question mark so that the sum of the numbers in any horizontal or vertical line within the grid is the same. The grid is partially filled with numbers, and the missing number must be found to complete the pattern.

The worksheet is designed to enhance students’ skills in pattern recognition and arithmetic reasoning. It teaches them to analyze and extend patterns, as well as to apply addition to find a solution that fits the established criteria. This type of problem also encourages strategic thinking, as students must consider the sums of various lines of numbers within the grid to deduce the correct value for the missing cell.