Sensational Subtraction

We are learning to solve subtraction problems using whole and decimal numbers.

Your sister gives you $125 to spend on lollies. If you spend $65 how much money would you have left over?

$60

Jayla has bought her sister a new puppy. She has $500 in her bank account as she heads to the shops.

She first buys a dog bed for $60. How much money does she have left?

$440

She then buys a bowl for $25. How much does she have left?

$415

Then she buys 3 chew toys. Each toy costs $3.50. How much does she have left?

$404.50

Finally she buys a diamond collar for the dog which costs $154.50. How much is left in her account at the end of the day? $250

Kalani’s python has become ill and needs to go to the vets. He has $100 in his wallet.

The cost of the vet visit is $65.50. How much money is left in Kalani’s wallet?

$34.50

Zyla’s puppy is growing every month. He used to weigh 5.6 kg but he now weighs 6.3 kg. How much weight has he put on?

0.7 Kg

Hello there for today’s simple maths task we have Sensational Subtraction, this task was very easy and I think it can speak for itself so yea. What I really liked about this task was the working out but because I love to do algorithm, but the part that I hated was the Adding for me I got really confused but anyways I got to go so I am just gonna say my final goodbyes for so yea HAVE A NICE DAY GOODBYE!!!!