## Addition of Money

#### 1. Carol bought a burger. She also bought some fries. How much did she spend altogether?

**Step 1:**Add the cents.

10¢ + 35¢ = 45¢

**Step 2:**Add the dollars.

$3 + $2 = $5

**Step 3:**Add the dollars and cents.

$5 + 45¢ = $5.45

She spent

**$5.45**altogether.

#### 2. A carton of juice costs $2.55. A box of chocolates costs $11.45. What is the total cost of the carton of juice and the box of chocolates?

**Step 1:**Add the cents.

55¢ + 45¢ = 100¢ = $1

**Step 2:**Add the dollars.

$2 + $11 = $13

**Step 3:**

$2.55 + $11.45 = $13 + $1 = $14

The total cost of the carton of juice and the box of chocolates is

**$14**.

#### 3. Add $12.35 and $9.75.

$12.35 + $9.75 = ?

This is another way of addition which is just like adding numbers.

So, $12.35 + $9.75 =

This is another way of addition which is just like adding numbers.

**Step 1:**Add the cents.**Step 2:**Add the dollars.So, $12.35 + $9.75 =

**$22.10**