## Video and Examples

Duane explains adding decimals using the Dot Method.

Watch this video to learn how to add decimals. Sample: $12.3\,+\,8\,+\,5.02\,=$

 To add decimals you write the numbers in columns so that the decimals are lined up on top of each other. Then add from right to left like whole numbers. Example 1: 5.123 + 45.2 =   Example 2:  23.143 + 3.2756 + 11.48 =

# Self-Check

Q1: Find the sum: 8.3 + 12.26 + 6 = [show answer]

Q2: Find the sum: 5.38 + 7.6 = [show answer]

Q3: Find the sum: 18 + 6.7 + 13.08 = [show answer]