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Surf For More Math


Lesson 4: Adding Decimals Using Mental Math

Solve problems by using mental math to add decimals.

Instructions for Use

Addition of Decimals 

Read the instructions and then scroll down to the “Practice” box. Click “Start”, add the decimals and then click on the button that shows your answer. The activity will tell you if you are correct. Click “Start” to get a new problem.


Laser Beam

Blast meteors as you answer addition and subtraction questions. Select the “Intermediate” level. Round the decimals and then estimate the sum or difference.


Adding and Subtracting Whole Numbers and Decimals

Play this game like jeopardy. Select a category and point value and then answer the question.


Math at the Mall 

Use the arrow keys to move your character around the mall. To get the various places in mall, please move your character to the very end of the pathway. At every location you will have to use your adding and subtracting skills to complete several tasks, such as depositing money at the bank, or purchasing toys at the toy store.