Calculating percentages of numbers

  • Calculating percentages of numbers
  • Course: Mathematics
  • Grade: Year 7
  • Section: Fractions
  • Outcome: Calculating percentages
  • Activity Type: Printable
  • Activity ID: 4520

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United Kingdom – National Curriculum expand/collapse

  • KS2.Y5 – KS2 Year 5
    • Year 5 programme of study
      • KS2.Y5.N.F – Number - fractions (including decimals and percentages)

        • KS2.Y5.N.F.8 – Round decimals with 2 decimal places to the nearest whole number and to 1 decimal place

          • KS2.Y5.N.F.12 – Solve problems which require knowing percentage and decimal equivalents of ½ , ¼ , ⅕ , ⅖ , ⅘ and those fractions with a denominator of a multiple of 10 or 25

Australia – Australian Curriculum expand/collapse

  • Year 6
    • 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

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

United States – Common Core State Standards expand/collapse

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

You can go to an overview of all the curricula here.