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**NCERT Answers for Class 6 Maths Chapter 8 Decimals Exercise 8.5**

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**Ex 8.5 Class 6 Maths Question 1. 1. Find the sum in each of the following :
(a) 0.007 + 8.5 + 30.08
(b) 15 + 0.632 + 13.8
(c) 27.076 + 0.55 + 0.004
(d) 25.65 + 9.005 + 3.7
(e) 0.75 + 10.425 + 2
(f) 280.69 + 25.2 + 38**

**Answer**

**(a) **Sum of 0.007 + 8.5 + 30.08

0.007

8.500

+ 30.080

_______

38.587

_______

**(b)** Sum of 15 + 0.632 + 13.8

15.000

0.632

+ 13.800

_______

29.432

_______

**(c)** Sum of 27.076 + 0.55 + 0.004

27.076

0.550

+ 0.004

________

27.630

________

**(d)** Sum of 25.65 + 9.005 + 3.7

25.650

9.005

+ 3.700

_______

38.355

_______

**(e)** Sum of 0.75 + 10.425 + 2

0.750

10.425

+ 2.000

_______

13.175

_______

**(f)** Sum of 280.69 + 25.2 + 38

280.69

25.20

+ 38.00

________

343.89

________

**Ex 8.5 Class 6 Maths Question 2. Rashid spent ₹ 35.75 for Maths book and ₹ 32.60 for Science book. Find the total amount spent by Rashid.**

**Answer**

Cost of Maths book = ₹ 35.75

Cost of Science book = ₹ 32.60

Total amount spent by Rashid is

35.75

+ 32.60

_______

68.35

_______

Therefore Total amount of money spent by Rashid is ₹ 68.35

**Ex 8.5 Class 6 Maths Question 3. Radhika’s mother gave her ₹ 10.50 and her father gave her ₹ 15.80, find the total amount given to Radhika by the parents.**

**Answer**

Amount given by Radhika’s mother = ₹ 10.50

Amount given by Radhika’s father = ₹ 15.80

Total amount given by her parents

10.50

+ 15.80

________

26.30

________

Therefore Total amount of money given by Radhika’s parents is ₹ 26.30

**Ex 8.5 Class 6 Maths Question 4. Nasreen bought 3 m 20 cm cloth for her shirt and 2 m 5 cm cloth for her trouser. Find the total length of cloth bought by her.**

**Answer**

Cloth of shirt = 3 m 20 cm

Cloth of trouser = 2 m 5 cm

Total length of cloth is

3.20

+ 2.05

________

5.25

_________

Therefore Total length of cloth bought by Nasreen is 5.25 m

**Ex 8.5 Class 6 Maths Question 5. Naresh walked 2 km 35 m in the morning and 1 km 7 m in the evening. How much distance did he walk in all?**

**Answer**

Distance walked by Naresh in the morning = 2 km 35 m

= [(2 + 35 /1000)] km

= 2.035 km

Distance walked by him in the evening = 1 km 7 m

= [(1 + 7 / 1000)] km

= 1.007 km

Total distance walked by Naresh is

2.035

+ 1.007

_______

3.042

________

Therefore Total distance walked by Naresh is 3.042 km

**Ex 8.5 Class 6 Maths Question 6. Sunita travelled 15 km 268 m by bus, 7 km 7 m by car and 500 m on foot in order to reach her school. How far is her school from her residence?**

**Answer**

Distance travelled by bus = 15 km 268 m

= [(15 + 268 / 1000)] km

= 15.268 km

Distance travelled by car = 7 km 7 m

= [(7 + 7 / 1000)] km

= 7.007 km

Distance walked by Sunita = 500 m

= 500 / 1000

= 0.500 km

Total distance of school from her residence is

15.268

7.007

+ 0.500

________

22.775

________

Therefore Total distance of the school from her residence is 22.775 km

**Ex 8.5 Class 6 Maths Question 7. Ravi purchased 5 kg 400 g rice, 2 kg 20 g sugar and 10 kg 850g flour. Find the total weight of his purchases.**

**Answer**

Weight of rice = 5 kg 400 g

= [(5 + 400 / 1000)] kg

= 5.400 kg

Weight of sugar = 2 kg 20 g

= [(2 + 20 / 1000)] kg

= 2.020 kg

Weight of flour = 10 kg 850 g

= [(10 + 850 / 1000)] kg

= 10.850 kg

Total weight of his purchases is

5.400

2.020

+ 10.850

________

18.270

________

Therefore Total weight of his purchases is 18.270 kg