Karly is making a new dance outfit. She needs 2 ½ yards of fabric for the shawl. She needs 1 ¾ yards of fabric for the dress. If she has 3 yards of fabric, how much more does she need. If each yard of fabric costs $7.98, how much money does Karly need?

Guest Jan 24, 2022

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Add up the amount of fabric:

\(2 {1 \over2} + 1 {3 \over 4} = 4 {1 \over4}\)

Subtract the total amount from 3:

\(4 {1 \over4} - 3 = 1 {1\over 4}\)

This means that she needs an extra \(1 {1\over 4}\) yards of fabric.

To find the total cost, do \(1 {1\over 4} * $7.98 = $9.98\)

BuilderBoi Jan 24, 2022