At the moment in Maths we are learning about Fractions, decimals and percentages.
Problem to solve:
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Would you rather......
Have 10% of £5 or 75% of 80p?
Be given 60% of 2 pizzas or 26% of 5 pizzas?
Be bitten by 15% of 120 mosquitoes or 8% of 250 mosquitoes?
Skip using a rope which is 54% of 105cm long, or 88% of 2.75m long?
Sit in a traffic jam for 33% of 2 hours or 44% of 1hr 40mins?
Make sure you explain your reasons clearly.
Perhaps you'd like to make up some of your own questions like these.
Activities to complete:
Find percentages of amounts.
Rewrite decimals as fractions.
Remember to use a Place Value Chart to help you.
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