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Addition: Adding Two Decimal Numbers

In this worksheet, students add two decimal numbers using column addition.

'Addition: Adding Two Decimal Numbers' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 5 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Problems with Decimal Places

Popular topics:   Decimals worksheets

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Worksheet Overview

This worksheet is about adding two decimal numbers using column addition.




Find the total.

3.9 + 2.9 =   




Line up the decimal points and set out a column addition.  Start adding the right hand tenths column, remembering to regroup into the ones column if the total comes to 10 or more.

The regrouping number is the 1 shown in red below.



The answer is 6.8


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