Wendy and Peter each made up a new “Guess My Decimal” game just for you. Use their clues to determine the number.
Wendy gives you this clue: “My decimal is seven tenths greater than
. What is my decimal?” Show your work.
Seven tenths can also be written as
. And can also be written as .
Peter continues the game with the following clue: “My decimal is six hundredths less than five tenths.” Use pictures and/or words to show your thinking.
Start with five tenths.
Take six hundredths away