Part 2

Directions: Use the information in the charts to answer the questions.

Type of Fruit/Cost

apple $1.75/pound

orange $2.35/pound

banana $1.50/pound

Annie bought 5 pounds of apples, 4 pounds of oranges, and three pounds of

bananas.

a. Round each price to the nearest whole dollar. Then estimate how much

money she spent on each type of fruit. Fill in the blank.

Type of Fruit Cost Rounded Cost per pound Estimated Total

apple $1.75/pound

orange $2.35/pound

banana $1.50/pound

b. About how much money did Annie spend in all?

c. How much money did Annie actually spend? Complete the equation to

show the amount of money that Annie spent. Was your estimation

more or less than the actual amount? Why do you think that might be? Fill in the blank.

(_*_) + (_*_) + (_*_) = _

A.$10/pound$8/pound$6/poundB.$24in total.C.22.65(dollars)My estimation was more than the actual amount. I think that the estimation was more because most of the unit prices had to be rounded up, not down.I don’t know but hopefully knows it good luck