Decimal Word Problems
Melissa purchased $87.53 in groceries at a store.
The cashier gave her $13.53 in change from a $100 bill. How much change should the cashier have given Melissa?
$12.47
$64.00
$10.54
The cashier gave the correct amount.
If a 30-foot piece of electrical tape is cut pieces
that are 2.5 each. How many pieces would there be?
32.5 pieces
27.5 pieces
75 pieces
12 pieces
Patricia has $452.82 in her checking account. How much does she have in her account after she makes a deposit of $100.75 and a withdrawal of $285.90?
$360.67
$267.67
$66.17
$839.47
One jar of sugar weighs 1.75 lbs. How much would 12 jars of sugar weigh?
10.25 lbs.
13.75 lbs.
21 lbs.
24.7 lbs
Carpeting cost $10.25 a yard.  If Jan buys 15.2 yards,
how much will it cost her?
(Round to the hundredths place.)
$25.45
$173.83
$1.48
$155.80
Brad studied a total of 19.1 hours over a period of four days. On average, how many hours did Brad study each day? (Round to the nearest hour)
4 hours
5 hours
14 hours
75 hours
Samantha paid $35.40 for four books that all cost the
same amount.  What was the cost per book?
$141.60
$8.75
$8.85
$9.00
Larry paid $12.40 for five gallons of gas. How much was each gallon of gas?
$2.48 per gallon
$2.80 per gallon
$3.10 per gallon
$62.00 per gallon
What is the perimeter of the rectangle?
27.1 in.
13.55 in.
39.775 in.
4.95 in.
4.3 in
9.25 in.
9.25 in.
​4.3 in
What is the area of the rectangle?
27.1 in2.
13.55 in2.
39.775 in2.
4.95 in2.
4.3 in
9.25 in.
9.25 in.
​4.3 in
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