**Cycle 2**

**16 – 5 = 11. Sixteen minus five equals (makes) eleven.**

**11 + 3 = 14. Eleven plus three equals (makes) fourteen.**

**Finally, Arthur has 14 books in his bedroom**

**Cycle 3**

**Solution 1:**

**4 x 7 = 28. Four times seven equals (makes) twenty-eight. 7 piles of 4 eggs make exactly 28 eggs**

**28 + 3 = 31. Twenty-eight eggs plus 3 eggs equals (makes) thirty-one eggs in all.**

**7 piles of 4 eggs and 3 eggs make 31 eggs**

**The female dinausor has laid 31 eggs**

**Solution 2 :**

**4 x 8 = 32. Four times eight equals (makes) thirty-two. 8 piles of 4 eggs make exactly 32 eggs**

**32 + 3 = 35. Thirty-two eggs plus 3 eggs equals (makes) thirty-five eggs in all.**

**8 piles of 4 eggs and 3 eggs make 35 eggs**

**The female dinausor has laid 35 eggs**

**Solution 3: **

**4 x 9 = 36. Four times nine equals (makes) thirty-six. 9 piles of 4 eggs make exactly 36 eggs**

**36 + 3 = 39. Thirty-six eggs plus 3 eggs equals (makes) thirty-nine eggs in all.**

**9 piles of 4 eggs and 3 eggs make 39 eggs.**

**The female dinausor has laid 39 eggs**