# Decimal multiplier method to find percentages of an amount

In this lesson, we will determine and use a decimal multiplier to find the percentage of an amount

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# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Work out 10% of 360.

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Q2.Work out 25% of 60.

2/5

Q3.Work out 50% of 240.

3/5

Q4.Work out 10% of £286.

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Q5.David has completed 20% of his 1500 m run. How many metres has he run?

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#### Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

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# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Work out 10% of 360.

1/5

Q2.Work out 25% of 60.

2/5

Q3.Work out 50% of 240.

3/5

Q4.Work out 10% of £286.

4/5

Q5.David has completed 20% of his 1500 m run. How many metres has he run?

5/5

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# Decimal multiplier method to find percentages of an amount

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which is the equivalent decimal for 25%?

1/5

Q2.To find 36% of an amount which multiplier would I use?

2/5

Q3.Find 42% of £82

3/5

Q4.Which calculation will not find 16% of 82?

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Q5.Find 7% of £486

5/5

#### Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

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Quiz:

# Decimal multiplier method to find percentages of an amount

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which is the equivalent decimal for 25%?

1/5

Q2.To find 36% of an amount which multiplier would I use?

2/5

Q3.Find 42% of £82

3/5

Q4.Which calculation will not find 16% of 82?

4/5

Q5.Find 7% of £486

5/5

# Lesson summary: Decimal multiplier method to find percentages of an amount

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