Grade 6 - Mathematics 5.15 Decimal Word Problems - 1

Q 1: 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. 7.5 m 6.5 m 7.55 m 7.6 m

Q 2: 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 32.4 cm 42.4 cm 43.4 cm

Q 3: 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 750.65 m 125.35 m 456.95 m

Q 4: I bought 5.3 pounds of rice, 2.4 pounds of pulses, 3.7 pounds of sugar, and 2.8 pounds of potatoes. What is the total weight I have to carry? 23.8 pounds 13.8 pounds 14.2 pounds 14.8 pounds

Q 5: 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? 1.3545 cm 10.2551 cm 3.2534 cm 9.2551 cm

Q 6: Subtract the sum of 8.31 and 4.65 from the sum of 29.453 and 7.08. 38.538 23.573 21.463 19.363

Q 7: Adam earned 2.96 dollars on first day and 3.2 dollars on second day. How much was paid to him in two days? 6.16 dollars 5.116 dollars 3.28 dollars 5.98 dollars

Q 8: The sum of two numbers is 13.201. If one of them is 6.999, find the other number. 5.212 6.202 4.999 6.212

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