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Toggle## Class 6, Maths, Chapter 8, Exercise 8.5 Solutions

**Q.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**

**Q.2. Rashid spent ****₹**** 35.75 for Maths book and ****₹**** 32.60 for Science book. Find the total amount spent by Rashid.**

**Ans:**

Cost of Maths book = ₹ 35.75

Cost of Science book = ₹ 32.60

Total amount spent by Rashid

= 35.75 + 32.60

= ₹ 68.35

Therefore, total money spent by Rashid is ₹ 68.35

**Q.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.**

**Ans:**

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 money given by Radhika’s parents is ₹ 26.30

**Q.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.**

**Ans:**

Cloth of shirt = 3 m 20 cm

Cloth of trouser = 2 m 5 cm

Total length of cloth

= 3.20 + 2.05

= 5.25 m

Therefore, total length of cloth bought by Nasreen is 5.25 m

**Q.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?**

**Ans:**

Distance walked in the morning = 2 km 35 m = 2.035 km

Distance walked by him in the evening = 1 km 7 m = 1.007 km

Total distance walked by Naresh

= 2.035 + 1.007

= 3.042 km

Therefore, total distance walked by Naresh is 3.042 km

**Q.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?**

**Ans:**

Distance travelled by bus = 15 km 268 m = 15.268 km

Distance travelled by car = 7 km 7 m = 7.007 km

Distance walked by Sunita = 500 m = 0.500 km

Total distance of school from her residence

= 15.268 + 7.007 + 0.500

= 22.775 km

Therefore, total distance of the school from her residence is 22.775 km

**Q.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**

**Ans: **

Weight of rice = 5 kg 400 g = 5.400 kg

Weight of sugar = 2 kg 20 g = 2.020 kg

Weight of flour = 10 kg 850 g = 10.850 kg

Total weight

= 5.400 + 2.020 + 10.850

= 18.270 kg

Therefore, total weight of his purchases is 18.270 kg