- Topics At a Glance
- Fractions
- Equivalent Fractions
- Reducing Fractions
- Adding & Subtracting Fractions
- Converting Between Mixed Numbers & Improper Fractions
- Adding & Subtracting Mixed Numbers
- Multiplying Fractions & Mixed Numbers
- Dividing Fractions
- Fractions Word Problems
- Decimals
- Place Value & Naming Decimals
- Visualizing Decimals
- Adding & Subtracting Decimals
- Multiplying Decimals
- Dividing Decimals
**Decimals Word Problems**

In the real world, you will see decimals most often in situations involving money. Pretty much every price tag has a decimal. Let's take a look.

Example 1

You need to put some gas in your car. Regular gasoline is $/gallon. You only have a $ bill on you. How many gallons can you buy? |

Example 2

At Bonita’s Breakfast Emporium, a small latte is and a bagel with cream cheese is $ (including tax). If you give the clerk $ to buy both, how much change will you receive? |

Exercise 1

A 12-pack of ShmooHoo costs $10.50. What is the unit price (or price per bottle)?

Exercise 2

You need to buy 5 notebooks that cost $0.85 each. How much will this cost?

Exercise 3

If you buy two movie tickets at $8.75 each, what will your change be from $20?