Chapters

Introduction

Learning Objectives

Recap of past learning

Why use percentages?

Converting from a fraction into a percentage

Converting from a decimal into a percentage

Converting from a percentage into a fraction

Finding a percentage of a quantity

It's not all about test scores

Summary

Percentages

Computation and practical arithmetic

Year 11

This video looks at the basics of percentages. I look at what a percentage is an what we use it for. How to express fractions and decimals as percentages and how to express percentages as fractions and decimals. I look at finding percentages of things and how to use the CAS to find percentages too. Lots of worked examples all explained using easy to understand and clear theory.

Published: July 16, 2020

Length: 14 mins and 12 seconds

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