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## Calculating percentages of numbers

• Calculating percentages of numbers
• Course: Mathematics
• Section: Fractions
• Outcome: Calculating percentages
• Activity Type: Printable
• Activity ID: 4520

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#### United Kingdom – National Curriculum expand/collapse

• ##### KS2.Ma2 – Number and algebra
• Knowledge, skills and understanding

• Numbers and the number system

• KS2.Ma2.2 – Pupils should be taught to:

• Fractions, percentages and ratio

• KS2.Ma2.2.g – Recognise approximate proportions of a whole and use simple fractions and percentages to describe them, explaining their methods and reasoning

#### Australia – Australian Curriculum expand/collapse

• ##### Number and Algebra
• Fractions and decimals

• ACMNA127 – Find a simple fraction of a quantity where the result is a whole number, with and without digital technologies

• ACMNA131 – Make connections between equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages

• Money and financial mathematics

• ACMNA132 – Investigate and calculate percentage discounts of 10%, 25% and 50% on sale items, with and without digital technologies

• ##### Number and Algebra
• Real numbers

• ACMNA157 – Connect fractions, decimals and percentages and carry out simple conversions

• ACMNA158 – Find percentages of quantities and express one quantity as a percentage of another, with and without digital technologies.

#### New Zealand – National Standards expand/collapse

• ##### 7.NA – Number and algebra
• 7.NA.1 – Apply additive and multiplicative strategies flexibly to whole numbers, ratios, and equivalent fractions (including percentages)

### This activity is not included in United States–Common Core State Standards

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