# Single Digit Addition

Add the single digit numbers.

### Solution

**Method 1**

Adding is just like counting in this method.

**Step 1:**

We pick a number to begin with; let’s say, 5.

**Step 2:**

We count up from the starting number (5) by the number of places as the second number (3) i.e., 6, 7 and 8 and we get the sum as 8.

**Method 2**

**Step 1:**

We can also use a number line to find the sum. We start from 5 on the number line and move three places to the right to land on 8. This is the sum.

**Step 2:**

So

Add the single digit numbers.

### Solution

**Method 1**

**Step 1:**

We start counting with the greater number 7

**Step 2:**

And then we count up 4 more to get 11 as the sum.

**Method 2**

**Step 1:**

We can also use a number line to add numbers 7 and 4. We start from the greater number 7 on the number line and take 4 jumps to the right to land on the number 11 which is the sum.

**Step 2:**

So