# Counting Cash: Paying for Items

In this worksheet, students choose the correct ways of paying for items exactly with a variety of coins.

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Combinations of Coins

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you must work out exact ways to pay for items.

You should be able to recognise the following British coins.

You should know how much each coin is worth.

1 p

2 p

5 p

10 p

Example

Use any number of these coins to pay for the item shown.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

 5p Can

There are lots of ways of paying for this can, but here are some examples.

 5p 2p,2p, 1p 1p,1p,1p,1p,1p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 25p Jelly
10p; 10p; 5p

5p; 10p; 5p; 5p

10p; 10p; 5p; 1p

10p; 10p; 10p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 18p Book
10p; 5p; 2p; 1p

5p; 10p; 5p; 5p

10p; 10p; 5p; 1p

10p; 10p; 10p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 17p Chips
10p; 5p; 2p

10p; 5p; 1p; 1p

10p; 10p; 5p; 1p

10p; 10p; 10p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 8p Pen
2p; 1p; 5p

5p; 1p; 1p; 1p

10p; 10p; 5p; 1p

10p; 10p; 10p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 20p Can
10p; 10p

5p; 5p; 5p; 5p

10p; 2p; 5p; 1p; 2p

10p; 10p; 10p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 25p Ice Cream
10p; 10p; 5p

5p; 10p; 5p; 5p

10p; 10p; 2p; 1p

10p; 10p; 2p; 2p; 1p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 17p Crisps
10p; 2p; 5p

5p; 2p; 5p; 5p

5p; 10p; 1p; 1p

10p; 10p; 10p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 20p Book
10p; 5p; 2p; 2p; 1p

5p; 5p; 10p

2p; 2p; 2p; 2p; 2p

10p; 10p; 5p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 15p Chips
10p; 2p

5p; 5p; 5p

10p; 10p; 5p; 1p

10p; 5p

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 24p Jelly
10p; 10p; 2p

5p; 10p; 5p; 2p; 2p

10p; 5p; 5p; 1p; 1p; 2p

10p; 10p; 5p

• Question 1

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 25p Jelly
10p; 10p; 5p
5p; 10p; 5p; 5p
EDDIE SAYS
10 + 10 + 5 = 25
5 + 10 + 5 + 5 = 25
10 + 10 + 5 + 1 = 26
10 + 10 + 10 = 30
• Question 2

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 18p Book
10p; 5p; 2p; 1p
EDDIE SAYS
10 + 5 + 2 + 1 = 18
5 + 10 + 5 + 5 = 25
10 + 10 + 5 + 1 = 26
10 + 10 + 10 = 30
• Question 3

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 17p Chips
10p; 5p; 2p
10p; 5p; 1p; 1p
EDDIE SAYS
10 + 5 + 2 = 17
10 + 5 + 1 + 1 = 17
10 + 10 + 5 + 1 = 26
10 + 10 + 10 = 30
• Question 4

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 8p Pen
2p; 1p; 5p
5p; 1p; 1p; 1p
EDDIE SAYS
2 + 1 + 5 = 8
5 + 1 + 1 + 1 = 8
10 + 10 + 5 + 1 = 26
10 + 10 + 10 = 30
• Question 5

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 20p Can
10p; 10p
5p; 5p; 5p; 5p
10p; 2p; 5p; 1p; 2p
EDDIE SAYS
10 + 10 = 20
5 + 5 + 5 + 5 = 20
10 + 2 + 5 + 1 + 2 = 20
10 + 10 + 10 = 30
• Question 6

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 25p Ice Cream
10p; 10p; 5p
5p; 10p; 5p; 5p
10p; 10p; 2p; 2p; 1p
EDDIE SAYS
10 + 10 + 5 = 25
5 + 10 + 5 + 5 = 25
10 + 10 + 2 + 1 = 23
10 + 10 + 2 + 2 + 1 = 25
• Question 7

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 17p Crisps
10p; 2p; 5p
5p; 2p; 5p; 5p
5p; 10p; 1p; 1p
EDDIE SAYS
10 + 2 + 5 = 17
5 + 2 + 5 + 5 = 17
5 + 10 + 1 + 1 = 17
10 + 10 + 10 = 30
• Question 8

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 20p Book
10p; 5p; 2p; 2p; 1p
5p; 5p; 10p
EDDIE SAYS
10 + 5 + 2 + 2 + 1 = 20
5 + 5 + 10 = 20
2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 = 10
10 + 10 + 5 = 25
• Question 9

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 15p Chips
5p; 5p; 5p
10p; 5p
EDDIE SAYS
10 + 2 = 12
5 + 5 + 5 = 15
10 + 10 + 5 + 1 = 26
10 + 5 = 15
• Question 10

Choose the correct ways to pay for this item.

Use these coins.

 1p 2p 5p 10p

 24p Jelly
5p; 10p; 5p; 2p; 2p
10p; 5p; 5p; 1p; 1p; 2p
EDDIE SAYS
10 + 10 + 2 = 22
5 + 10 + 5 + 2 + 2 = 24
10 + 5 + 5 + 1 + 1 + 2 = 24
10 + 10 + 5 = 25
---- OR ----

Sign up for a £1 trial so you can track and measure your child's progress on this activity.

### What is EdPlace?

We're your National Curriculum aligned online education content provider helping each child succeed in English, maths and science from year 1 to GCSE. With an EdPlace account you’ll be able to track and measure progress, helping each child achieve their best. We build confidence and attainment by personalising each child’s learning at a level that suits them.

Get started