# N2/L2.7

Order and compare percentages and understand percentage increase and decrease

## Percentages of amounts

Submitted by Samuel Sao on Fri, 2016-09-16 18:57

#### Resource type: Interactive presentation

PPT covering

• Percentages of simple amounts (10%, 50% etc).
• More challenging amounts (e.g 15%)
• Percentage increase and decrease.
Each objective has examples, followed by tasks.

## Functional Maths L2 Percentages - multiple choice worksheet

Submitted by Victoria Whitham on Sun, 2015-12-20 21:12

#### Level: L2

12 very useful multiple choice, topic-based Functional Maths questions.
Covers percentages of amounts, percentage discounts, recognising the correct calculation, percentage increase, interest rates, and more.
Ideal for assessment or revision.

Editor’s note
This is just one of a set of 10 worksheets.

## Shares game

Submitted by Keith Burnett on Sun, 2012-05-13 13:08

#### Resource type: Game

A set of cards that can be used to play a game where students have shares in a small company. Each group of three players receives ‘market updates’ in the form of cards that require them to divide a number in a ratio, or find the value of an amount given the value of part of the amount. Students are encouraged to keep full financial records.

## Decimals, percentages, fractions and rounding learners' resource

Submitted by Han Dunsterville on Sun, 2011-04-17 14:58

#### Level: E3, L1, L2

This spreadsheet is designed to enable students to check their own work; but also to learn about what happens when you add two decimals, or multiply two fractions, and so on.

The spreadsheet consists of the following sheets:

• “Mult-div by 10-100-1000” allows a student to input a number and explore the effect when multiplied or divided by 10, 100 or 1000.

## Profit & Loss / Costing Functional Maths workbooks for catering students

Submitted by Susan Brocklehurst on Thu, 2011-03-31 13:45

#### Resource type: Interactive whiteboard, Worksheet or assignment

Two workbooks, both with an accompanying PPT. Directly related, in terms of theory, to the VRQ qualification, the Foundation Diploma and also ABC Level 1 Catering.

## Mountain bike percentages

Submitted by Julie Hobson on Sat, 2008-07-05 16:53

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Lots of sequential practice working out percentage parts, increase, decrease and VAT. Three fill-in tables, all based on 4 large mountain bike posters.

## The new Argos catalogue

Submitted by John Thompson A on Tue, 2008-02-05 16:53

#### Level: E3, L1, L2

The New Argos catalogue involves spending a £500 inheritance and comparing the prices in two different Argos catalogues. Covers addition and subtraction (money) and percentage increase/decrease.

## Level 2 car maths

Submitted by Gordon Noblett on Sat, 2008-01-26 16:53

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Excellent practice with many Level 2 elements including fractions, decimals, percentages, ratio, converting measures, and using formulae.

## Percentage problems

Submitted by Ian Saunders on Fri, 2007-08-10 17:18

#### Level: L2

Provides practice with all L2 percentage curriculum elements (VAT, increase & decrease, evaluate one no. as % of another, %s of quantities & measurements). 1 page plus answer sheet.

Submitted by Ian Saunders on Fri, 2007-07-20 17:18

#### Resource type: Assessment material, Worksheet or assignment

A wonderful Level 2 themed assignment covering area, volume, formulae, averages, range, percentages, scale drawings and ratios.

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