Marcus, Nan, and Olive each have $1.65 in their pockets. They decide to combine the money. How much money do they have altogether?
Together they have
We know our question is : "How much money do Marcus, Nan, and Olive have together?" Or, as an equation:
They all have
Now add the two left ones together:
Now add the last two together:
Marcus, Nan, and Olive have $4.95 together.