Adding Decimals Worksheet – Word Problems

Adding Decimals Worksheet – Word Problems

Using Adding Decimals Worksheet - Word Problems, students solve word problems involving adding two decimals (up to hundredths) to find the sum. First, read the word problem. Next, write an equation to match the word problem. Then, solve your equation. Challenge yourself by writing a word problem of your own! Share with your friends to solve each others new problems!

Teacher Directions for Adding Decimals Worksheet - Word Problems

Knowing how to add decimals is an important skill for students to learn. This skill helps students when they go shopping to know how much money they owe. This worksheet gives five addition word problems to students for students to solve.  To introduce this worksheet, review strategies for solving word problems. Explain that adding decimals follow the same steps but just have a decimal point!  Then, students add individually or with a partner.  Be sure to check out more Decimal Worksheets!