# At a Glance - Decimals Word Problems

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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? |