Read the Headline Story to the students. You may want to prompt a variety of responses by asking questions such as: “What is the greatest number of books he can buy?” “What is the most money he might spend?”
Manuel has $20 to spend at the bookstore. All books at the bookstore are priced at $4.89, $3.98, $2.69, or $1.79. What are some ways that he might spend his money on books?