# A basket contains 5 apples and 7 more apples and added to it

A teacher of class II gives he following word problem on ‘addition’ to students to some :

“A basket contains 5 apples and 7 more apples and added to it. How many apples are now there in the basket?”

This type of word problem belongs to which of the following models/categories?

(a) Augmentation

(b) Segregation

(c) Repeated addition

(d) Aggregation