A company now has a total of 9,215 employess, after hiring 9,137 new employees. How many employees did the company have before hiring new employees? *Choose a reasonable estimate.*

On a year-long photography tour, Nasreen and Magan took a total of 3,085 pictures. If Magan took 1,709 pictures, how many pictures did Nasreen take? *Choose a reasonable estimate.*

A large bicycle store sold a total of 8,298 bikes last year. Out of them, 8,137 were mountain bikes and the rest were dirt bikes. How many dirt bikes did the store sell last year? *Choose a reasonable estimate.*

Benedetta has completed 9,791 miles of her 9,997-mile long journey. How many miles does Benedetta have left in her journey? *Choose a reasonable estimate.*

Peng plans to plant 9,980 plants in his farm. So far, he has planted 9,586 plants. How many more plants does Peng need to plant to reach his goal? *Choose a reasonable estimate.*

Zahir is a farmer. By the end of the season, he harvested 8,108 peaches. Of those, he sold 5,888. How many peaches does Zahir have left now? *Choose a reasonable estimate.*

There are 9,893 goats on the ranch. The rancher herded 5,204 goats in to the many barns on the ranch. How many are still left outside the barns? *Choose a reasonable estimate.*

Julia plans to plant 3,582 plants in her farm. So far, she has planted 3,408 plants. How many more plants does Julia need to plant to reach her goal? *Choose a reasonable estimate.*

A candy manufacturing company has 4,912 crates of toffees in the warehouse. A delivery truck was loaded with 3,936 crates of toffees. How many crates of toffees are left in the warehouse? *Choose a reasonable estimate.*

Wasim works for an electronics store. Last year, he sold a total of 8,808 game consoles and cell phones. If he sold 5,067 cell phones, how many game consoles did he sell? *Choose a reasonable estimate.*