Decimal Operations Total Cost of Buying School Supplies math real life activity

Decimal Operations Total Cost of Buying School Supplies math real life activity
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In this Decimal Operations - Total Cost of Buying School Supplies activity, students must complete a spreadsheet where they should apply their addition and multiplication skills to calculate the total cost of buying all items from the school supply list. All prices are rationals numbers with decimal values. No calculators are allowed for this exercise. This is a fun, real-life problem where students can apply and practice their math skills!

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Hits CC Standards 6.NS.B.3, 7.EE.B.3 & TEKS 6.3E, 7.3A and 7.3B.

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