Make connections between equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages (ACMNA131)

LO: To connect equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages.
Know:

  • What a fraction is.
  • What a decimal is.
  • What a percentage is.

Understand:

  • That percentages, decimals and fractions can be used to represent a similar amount

Do:

  • I can connect equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages.

Essential Questions:

  • What is a percentage?
  • Why is a percentage always out of 100?

Notes:

  • Percentage is a number that is out of 100.
  • Any number can be turned into a percentage if given the quantity it is out of.

Where would we see percentages?

  • Test scores
  • Sale amounts

What is an Percentage?