Thursday 18th march 2021
LC- To find percentages.
Today we are going to carry on looking at percentages. It is important that you remember that percentages are the same as a fraction out of 100.
Your first job when working with percentages is to always first check that you are working with 100!
So now I have given you a clue, look at the following question.
What do you think and can you explain why?
We know how to find common denominators when working with fractions and it is the same here. Make sure that the denominator is 100. What ever you do with the top, you do with the bottom. When you have a fraction out of 100, it is easy to find the percentage.
Let's work on the guided practice.