Solve 0.5 + 0.94 + 0.032.
First, we add zeros to the decimals so they all have the same number
of decimal places. We at Shmoop don't always preach conformity, but in
this case it's a must:
0.500 + 0.940 + 0.032
Now, we line them up at the decimal point and add:
0.500 0.940+ 0.032= 1.472