# Math

While working at a yard sale, Ying helps a customer who buys items that cost \$5, \$2,\$2.50, and \$0.25. The customer hand Ying \$3 and says to keep the \$0.18 change. How much did the cusomer think the total was? What mistake did the customer make? Explain.

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1. What do you think?

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Ms. Sue
2. I think that the customer gave too little money. That's all I know...

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3. The customer mistook the \$5 for \$.05 and the \$2 for \$.02

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4. Thank you for the help

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5. When I add them all together I get 2.82 not 3.18.

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6. I still donβt get what the problem is asking. Anyone can help?
Thanks

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7. Never mind, now I know
I for some reason, did not understand the problem at first. π€£

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8. Haha that was a pretty silly mistake! πππππ

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10. I do not get it either hahahahahaha

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