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Using a Calculator to Find Percentages of Quantities

In this worksheet, students use a calculator to find percentages of quantities.

'Using a Calculator to Find Percentages of Quantities' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Calculators/Technology for Accuracy

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

In this worksheet, we will learn how to use a calculator to find percentages of quantities.


Example

Find 62
1
2
% of £732.
 

 

On your calculator work out

732 ÷ 100 x 62.5 = 457.5 = £457.50

 

Remember, when you work out 732 ÷ 100, you are finding 1% of the number.

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