Comparing prices in two shop sales
Exercise in working with fractions and percentages to find the best monetary value.
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Worksheet: Comparing prices in two shop sales
• N2/L1.3 Recognise equivalences between common fractions, percentages and decimals (eg 50% = ½ or 0.25 = 1/4) and use these to find part or whole-number quantities.
• Word problems to practise comparing amounts described in fraction and percentage forms.
• Practice in using subtraction to calculate discounts and price differences.