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6.06 Purchases and change

Lesson

Are you ready?

We need to remember how to calculate the total amount of money that we have. Let's try this problem.

Which of the following shows a total of $\$22.50$$22.50?

  1. A

    B

    A

    B

Learn

Let's learn more about calculating change.

Apply

How much change would you receive from $\$10$$10 if you spent $\$7.50$$7.50?

Remember!

We can either count up or count back to find the difference between the amount of money we start with and the amount of money that we spent.

Outcomes

VCMNA160

Solve problems involving purchases and the calculation of change to the nearest five cents with and without digital technologies

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