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Time Problems (4)

In this worksheet, students must know how many months, weeks and days there are in various time periods, including halves and quarters.

'Time Problems (4)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Time Problems

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

There are:

12 months in 1 year

7 days in 1 week.

 

This means that there are:

6 months in ½ year

3 months in ¼ year

 

14 days in 2 weeks (1 fortnight).

 

There are also:

365 days in 1 year

366 days in 1 leap year.

 

 

Example 1

Jack takes 3 weeks to decorate his mum's dining room.

He gets paid £10 every day.

How much does he get paid to decorate the room.

 

Answer

1 week = 7 days.

3 weeks = 3 × 7 = 21 days.

21 × 10 = £210

 

 

Example 2

Annie stays at her job for 4¼ years.

How many months is this?

 

Answer

1 year = 12 months.

½ year = 6 months.

¼ year = 3 months.

 

4¼ years = 4 × 12 + 3 = 48 + 3 = 51 months.

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