Solve these word problems. Use a whiteboard to show your working out.
Remember RUCSAC and you will need to do two steps!
Write the number sentences for each step!
First, find the answer to the first part of the calculation. Secondly, solve the second part of the calculation then make your comparison.
1) If I had 3/8 of £64 would it be more than 2/5 of £120?
2) Ibrahim won £40 on the lottery. He generously gave 1/4 of his winnings to his sister and 3/8 to his son. Who did he give more money to?
3) Mum gave her two sons £20 pocket money. Sam spent 2/4 of his on a t-shirt, Dan spent 3/5 on a lego set. Who has more of their pocket money remaining?
4) At a dog show there are 48 dogs. 3/12 of the dogs are Labradors and 1/6 are Springer Spaniels. Which dog breed are there more of?