CCSS Support Math II 3.5.2 Example 3

Jane bought 2.35 pounds of apples and 5.125 pounds of sweet potatoes. The apples cost $1.59 per pound and the sweet potatoes cost $0.89 per pound. How much did Jane spend in all on the apples and sweet potatoes?
  1. Determine the total cost of the apples.
  2. Determine the total cost of the sweet potatoes.
  3. Calculate how much Jane spent in all.
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