# N2/L2.10

Solve problems with or without a calculator efficiently using whole numbers, fractions, decimals and percentages (a) Understand the use of memory and constant functions (b) Know and use strategies to check answers obtained with a calculator (c) Understand that calculators vary and know how to use common models

## Costing Paint Webquest

Submitted by Phil Bird on Sun, 2016-01-24 15:39

#### 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.

## Functional Maths L2 Four operations

Submitted by Victoria Whitham on Sat, 2015-10-24 15:39

#### Level: L2

6 very useful, multi-stage topic-based Functional Maths questions. (Each question has 2 or 3 parts)
Covers a wide range of skills including money, distance charts, conversion graphs, and percentages.
Ideal for assessment or revision.

Editor’s note
With answer sheet and suggested marks. This is just one of a set of 10 worksheets.

## Bank Account - no overdraft allowed!

Submitted by Laura Addamiano on Sat, 2014-02-08 16:43

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

I have created this worksheet to assess learners in reading and extracting data, solving problems on budgeting expenses when standing orders, direct debits and wages are expected on different dates.

## Help John Golt: travel expenses claim

Submitted by Laura Addamiano on Thu, 2013-11-28 18:39

#### 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 16:20

#### 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 15:15

#### 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 12:45

#### 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.

## Breakfast cereal percentages

Submitted by John Kerrane on Mon, 2009-09-21 16:25

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A challenging series of tasks based on food nutrition labels. Also covers ordering/comparing decimals, pie charts, extracting information from tables, etc.

## Happy percentages

Submitted by Ceri Geary on Tue, 2009-05-26 16:25

#### Level: L2

Happy percentages was used in pilot functional skills classes and is a great way to encourage reluctant learners to think about percentages by relating them to their own lives. Encourages the development representing and interpreting skills – in addition to including step by step help with calculation of percentages (analysis).

## Celebrity BMI

Submitted by Janet Wilkins on Sun, 2008-01-27 15:53

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

A fascinating investigation that shows students how to calculate a body mass index and asks them to investigate the BMI of their choice of celebrities and present the results graphically. Covers formulae, decimals, calculators, converting measures, representing data, averages and range.

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