# N2/L1.11

Solve problems with and without a calculator using whole numbers, fractions, decimals and percentages (a) Know how to change a fraction to a decimal on a calculator (b) Understand the relationship between fractions and division (c) Understand that percentages can be calculated in different ways, one of which is to use the function (%) key on a calculator (d) Know how to interpret a rounding such as 6.9999999 as 7 (e) Know and use strategies to check answers obtained with a calculator (f) Understand that calculators vary and know how to use a preferred model effectively

## Bringing fractions, decimals, percentages & ratios together

Submitted by Mike Hackman on Sun, 2017-12-17 14:14

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Some real world scenarios given a twist to incorporate fractions, decimals, percentages & ratios.

By the end of the worksheet, students will have a better understanding of when they would use each format in the real world and have developed their critical analysis skills.

## Costing Paint Webquest

Submitted by Phil Bird on Sun, 2016-01-24 16:39

#### Resource type: Investigation or project, Worksheet or assignment

In this activity, learners have to calculate how much paint is required for a specified job, find prices from different sources and work out total prices. This can then be compared.

## Help John Golt: travel expenses claim

Submitted by Laura Addamiano on Thu, 2013-11-28 19:39

#### Level: L1, L2

I have created this worksheet to assess learners studying maths at level 2 in solving practical problems which involve extracting and interpreting discrete data from a table and also calculating a percentage increase.

Editor’s note
With Functional Maths and Adult Numeracy curriculum mapping

## Stoptober maths - the cost of smoking

Submitted by Rachel Pearson on Thu, 2013-10-10 17:20

#### Resource type: Cloze exercise, Worksheet or assignment

I have created this to enable learners to estimate and calculate and to emphasis the (financial) costs of smoking.
Editor’s note
With Functional maths mapping.

## St George's Day maths L1-L2

Submitted by Carrie Bray on Thu, 2011-04-07 16:15

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A revision of L1 numeracy skills all themed around England. Written for St George’s Day but can be used any time of year. Great for equality and diversity. Question themes include: population of UK districts, languages spoken in London, major religions, planning a St George’s Day street party. Topics covered include calculating and converting measures, working with large numbers, representing data, ratios, fractions, percentages and substitution.

## 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.

## Wimbledon statistics

Submitted by Leia Fee on Mon, 2010-06-14 22:12

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Wimbledon statistics is a lovely set of fraction and percentage problems based on tables of recent Wimbledon statistics. Also suitable for underpinning L1 Functional Maths.

## Village Fair - calculator calculations

Submitted by Jeanette Edwards on Fri, 2008-10-17 16:52

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Village Fair – calculator calculations is a great way to practise money based problem solving on a calculator. It is followed by a fun set (30+ problems) of ‘calculator words’ where you must complete the given calculation and then turn your calculator upside down!

## Water content of fruits & vegetables

Submitted by Keith Ball on Thu, 2008-02-07 16:53

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Water content of fruits & vegetables provides interesting practice with percentages, rounding decimals and calculator use.

## Premier League numeracy

Submitted by Saul Pope on Fri, 2007-01-05 17:19

#### Level: E3, L1, L2

Premier League numeracy. Makes a great beginning of term activity for mixed ability (E3-L2) groups – especially if the group includes some footie fans!
With lots of questions about the 2007 Premier League table. Covers a range of number elements inc. fractions, tables, percentages and formulae. A small research question is also included that requires learner to find the latest league table.

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