Year 5

Year 5

# Understanding percentage

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## Lesson details

### Key learning points

1. In this lesson, we will learn how to find simple percent and what percentage means.

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## Starter quiz

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### 4 Questions

Q1.
Revision: how big is one litre
1000g
100cm
100ml
Q2.
What is 2/3 of 15?
3
5
6
Q3.
Jim can run 100m in 20 seconds. Who can run fastest:
Correct answer: Jane can run 100m in 3/5 of Jim's time
Janice can run 100m in 3/4 of Jim's time
Jim has the fastest time
Q4.
Which is bigger:
1/4 of 1000
2/5 of 500

## Exit quiz

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### 4 Questions

Q1.
What does the word "cent" mean
a coin
a smell
a thousand
Q2.
What is 50% of 100?
100
Q3.
There are 100 people watching the Olympics. 50% support England; 25% support USA; 10% support China. What percentage is left?
10%