# Problem solving with decimals (4 ops)

Lesson

## Problem solving

When we have a written problem, we need to look for the key words, or clues, to write it as a number problem. We have seen how we can identify our number problem, using multiplication and division with decimals, so now we can look at problems with more than one part.

In Video 1, we look at some of the keywords that might indicate which operation you need to use - multiplication, division, addition or subtraction. We also look at how to calculate the total cost of buying   and one pair of . That means we have to solve two parts of a problem!

Remember!