Understanding rate

In this lesson, we will learn about the term 'rate' and apply it to problems that provide a given rate and need scaling.

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Quiz:

Understanding rate

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Q1.Three of the same pen cost £5.40. How much do six of the same pen cost?

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Q2.Pete is painting the walls of his bedroom. So far he has used 5 litres of paint and covered 24 m² of wall. What area will 20 litres cover?

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Q3.Pete is painting the walls of his bedroom. So far he has used 5 litres of paint and covered 24 m² of wall. How much paint will 480 m² of wall require?

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Q4.Ribbon is sold at a rate of £3 per 2 m. How much would I pay for 9 m of ribbon?

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Q5.Amara is going on holiday. For every £15 she exchanges, she will receive $19. How much money will she get if she exchanges £112.50?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Understanding rate

Show what you've learnt!

Q1.Three of the same pen cost £5.40. How much do six of the same pen cost?

1/5

Q2.Pete is painting the walls of his bedroom. So far he has used 5 litres of paint and covered 24 m² of wall. What area will 20 litres cover?

2/5

Q3.Pete is painting the walls of his bedroom. So far he has used 5 litres of paint and covered 24 m² of wall. How much paint will 480 m² of wall require?

3/5

Q4.Ribbon is sold at a rate of £3 per 2 m. How much would I pay for 9 m of ribbon?

4/5

Q5.Amara is going on holiday. For every £15 she exchanges, she will receive $19. How much money will she get if she exchanges £112.50?

5/5

Lesson summary: Understanding rate

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