# Word Problem With Multiplication of Two Decimals

Daniel earns $8.80 per hour at his part-time job. On Sunday, he worked 5.5 hours. What were his total earnings for the day? ### Solution Step 1: Earnings per hour =$8.80

Number of hours worked = 5.5

Step 2:

Total earnings = 5.5 × 8.80 = $48.40 Nora ordered 9 pizzas. Each pizza costs$11.75. How much does she need to pay?

### Solution

Step 1:

Cost of each pizza = $11.75 Number of pizzas = 9 Step 2: Total amount spent = 9 × 11.75 =$105.75