Practice!

Sample Problem

Josh ordered a piece of cake for $0.55, a piece of pie for $1.25, and a cup of coffee for $1.30. How much did he spend?

Solution

Add the cost of all three items to find the total cost. To add decimals, line up the numbers and decimal points vertically; 0.55 + 1.25 + 1.30 = 3.1.