Name:    Lesson 6: Exploring Problems that Involve Decimals

1.

Margaret is buying items from the table below for a vacation.Use the table to answer the following questions.

What is the combined cost of the two most expensive items?
 a. \$95.68 b. \$81.39 c. \$45.09 d. \$23.29

2.

Margaret gives the cashier \$100.00 for the two most expensive items. Calculate the change she will receive from this purchase.
 a. \$18.61 b. \$14.32 c. \$4.32 d. \$8.61

3.

Tom bought Margaret a book to read on the beach. Tom has a \$10.00 bill. Calculate the amount of change that Tom will receive back.
 a. \$1.11 b. \$2.11 c. \$3.11 d. \$2.21

4.

Margaret’s sister Emma decides to go with Margaret on vacation. She buys beach towels for both of them. Calculate the cost of the towels.
 a. \$31.80 b. \$35.60 c. \$25.60 d. \$30.80

5.

Calculate the amount of change that Emma would receive back from \$50.00 when she buys the towels.
 a. \$20.20 b. \$19.20 c. \$29.20 d. \$18.20

6.

Emma also buys a book, sunglasses, and a beach ball for the vacation. Calculate the total cost of these items.
 a. \$38.53 b. \$39.35 c. \$40.53 d. \$37.35

7.

Calculate the amount of change that Emma would receive back from \$40.00 when she buys the book, sunglasses, and beach ball.
 a. \$0.47 b. \$3.74 c. \$1.47 d. \$2.47

8.

Margaret’s cousin Stella decides to go on vacation too. She needs all of the items on the list. Calculate the total cost of all the items.
 a. \$118.92 b. \$115.82 c. \$120.29 d. \$119.92

9.

Calculate the amount of change that Stella would receive back form \$150.00 when she buys all of the items.
 a. \$29.80 b. \$30.08 c. \$31.08 d. \$30.80

10.

Margaret needs to buy a new suitcase for her vacation. The suitcase costs \$67.55. How much change will she receive from \$100.00?
 a. \$43.45 b. \$23.45 c. \$32.45 d. \$53.45