There are many options when planning a school trip but there are common elements to each one.
The main costs for a day or evening trip is the cost of the activity itself and the cost of the transport.
For overnight stays, there is also the cost of the accommodation. And for trips abroad, exchanging currencies also needs to be considered.
The English department plans to take the whole of Year to watch a performance of 'Romeo and Juliet'. The theatre is in a town miles away. Use the following information to plan the times and costs for the trip to the theatre:
Consider these questions:
This is a case where we need to round up, otherwise there will be insufficient money to cover the cost of the trip if the answer is rounded to the nearest pound.
If you are given the exchange rate from pounds to euros:
Ali is going on a school trip to Paris. He needs to exchange pounds for euros before leaving.
When changing pounds into euros, the exchange bureau can only supply euros in notes. The lowest value note is the .
If the exchange rate is , how many euros would Ali receive for , and how much change will he get?
Value of in
Ali will receive .
This will cost:
Ali will pay for , and will receive in change.