Jen bought a cinnamon bun for $3.42 and a giant candy cane for $5.76. She then used the rest of her money to buy a notebook. She spent a total of $12.83. How much money did Jen spend on the notebook?
Total = $12.83, Cinnamon Bun = $3.42 and Giant candy cane = $5.76.
The subtotal amount used on cinnamon bun and giant candy cane = $3.42 + $5.76 = $9.18
Then use 12.83 - 9.18 and you get an answer of $3.65