Australian Curriculum Teaching Resources

ACMNA157

Connect fractions, decimals and percentages and carry out simple conversions

Elaborations

  • justifying choices of written, mental or calculator strategies for solving specific problems including those involving large numbers (Skills: Literacy, Numeracy, Critical and Creative Thinking)
  • understanding that quantities can be represented by different number types and calculated using various operations, and that choices need to be made about each (Skills: Numeracy, Critical and Creative Thinking)
  • calculating the percentage of the total local municipal area set aside for parkland, manufacturing, retail and residential dwellings to compare land use (Skills: Numeracy, Critical and Creative Thinking)

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