# Lesson 5-5 Example 5 4-1 Solve. CLOTHING Cynthia went school shopping. She spent \$104.32 for pants, \$58.90 on tops, and \$60.24 on shoes. She also purchased.

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Lesson 5-5 Example 5 4-1 Solve. CLOTHING Cynthia went school shopping. She spent \$104.32 for pants, \$58.90 on tops, and \$60.24 on shoes. She also purchased two skirts at \$15 each. How much did she spend altogether? Understand Read the problem. Write what you know. Cynthia spent \$104.32 for pants. She spent \$58.90 for tops. She spent \$60.24 on shoes. She bought 2 skirts at \$15 each.

Lesson 5-5 Example 5 4-1 Plan Pick a strategy. One strategy is to solve a simpler problem.

Lesson 5-5 Example 5 4-1 Solve Add the amounts spent for the pants, tops, and shoes. \$104.32 + \$58.90 + \$60.24 = \$223.46 Add the cost of the skirts. \$15 + \$15 = \$30 Add the cost of the skirts to the rest of the items purchased. \$223.46 + \$30 = \$253.46

Lesson 5-5 Example 5 4-1 Check Did you answer the question? You can check your the numbers in a different order.

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