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Financial Literacy

Financial Literacy


The student will be able to explain the difference between saving and spending.

Students solves problems involving spending and saving money.

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Financial Literacy - Spending Money

Total the cost of supplies for a party.

Source: tellegami by Debbie Napolitano

Math Problem

Jane is saving money to buy some of the supplies for her party. The list below shows the costs of the items she will need.


balloons: $2 per bag

plates: $2 per package

cups:  $3 per roll

napkins: $1 per package


She will need two bags of balloons, three rolls of cups, one package of plates and two packages of napkins. What is the total cost of the supplies?


Source: Google Doc