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Using a Calculator to Find Percentages of Quantities

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

'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

This worksheet is about finding percentages of quantities using a calculator.

 

Example

Find 62
1
2
%   of £732.

 

Answer

Remember that you divide by 100 to find 1% of a number.

On your calculator work out 732 ÷ 100 x 62.5


= 457.5 = £ 457.50

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