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Grade 6 - Mathematics
5.15 Decimal Word Problems - 1

Q 1: Of the two peaks of a mountain, the first is 5108.30 m and the second is 4357.65 m high. How much higher is the first peak than the second?
749.75 m
456.95 m
750.65 m
125.35 m

Q 2: Adam earned 2.96 dollars on first day and 3.2 dollars on second day. How much was paid to him in two days?
5.116 dollars
3.28 dollars
5.98 dollars
6.16 dollars

Q 3: Subtract the sum of 8.31 and 4.65 from the sum of 29.453 and 7.08.

Q 4: Bob requires 2.25 m, 2.5 m, and 2.75 m long pieces of tape for a class project. Find out how many metres of tape he requires in total for his project.
6.5 m
7.55 m
7.6 m
7.5 m

Q 5: What should be added to 12.42 so that the sum becomes 39.463?

Q 6: In a city, it rained 12.4 cm in July, 14.3 cm in August, and 15.7 cm in September. What was the total amount of rainfall in that city during July through September period?
42.5 cm
43.4 cm
42.4 cm
32.4 cm

Q 7: Lisa earned 6.27 dollars on first day and 9.23 dollars on second day. How much did she earned in two days ?
15.5 dollars
15.4 dollars
16.4 dollars
14.5 dollars

Q 8: In a town, it rained 34.25 cm in the first year and 24.9949 cm in the second year. How much was the reduction in rainfall in the second year?
3.2534 cm
10.2551 cm
1.3545 cm
9.2551 cm

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