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1. 1)Ata restaurant the bill for meal is £46.20 plus 10% service charge. What was thetotal for the bill?2)Asecond-hand car costs £2700. The price falls by 15% when it is sold the nexttime. How much is it sold for?3)Ina school there are 1600 pupils. The number of pupils rises by 2%. How manypupils are there now?4)Adesigner jumper costs £92. In a Christmas sale it is reduced by 35%. What isthe sale price?5)Iput £500 in a bank. After a year my money has increased by 2.5%. How much moneydo I now have in the bank?6)Adog weighs 9Kg and needs to go on a diet. After being on a diet for a while thedog has lost 15% of its weight. How much does it weigh now?7)Ina nearby town the population is 76,900. The population falls by 7%. What is thenew population? 8)In the past year the number of pupils in a school has risen by4%. There are now 1300 pupils in the school. How many were there before therise?9)The population of a local town has fallen by 3% in the lastyear. There are now 14,453 people in the town. How many were there before thefall?10)At a restaurant the bill for meal came to £68.20 including a10% tip. How much was the bill before the tip?
2. ... and ?
3. This is painful to look at
4. (Original post by Student403)
This is painful to look at
I think they want us to do their homework for them
5. (Original post by hasfaz)
1)Ata restaurant the bill for meal is £46.20 plus 10% service charge. What was thetotal for the bill?2)Asecond-hand car costs £2700. The price falls by 15% when it is sold the nexttime. How much is it sold for?3)Ina school there are 1600 pupils. The number of pupils rises by 2%. How manypupils are there now?4)Adesigner jumper costs £92. In a Christmas sale it is reduced by 35%. What isthe sale price?5)Iput £500 in a bank. After a year my money has increased by 2.5%. How much moneydo I now have in the bank?6)Adog weighs 9Kg and needs to go on a diet. After being on a diet for a while thedog has lost 15% of its weight. How much does it weigh now?7)Ina nearby town the population is 76,900. The population falls by 7%. What is thenew population? 8)In the past year the number of pupils in a school has risen by4%. There are now 1300 pupils in the school. How many were there before therise?9)The population of a local town has fallen by 3% in the lastyear. There are now 14,453 people in the town. How many were there before thefall?10)At a restaurant the bill for meal came to £68.20 including a10% tip. How much was the bill before the tip?
Do them yourself - those are trivial. And learn some formatting skills.
6. Questions 1)£50 2)£2296 3)£1632 4)£59.80 5)£512.50 6) 7.65kg 7) 71517 8) 1250 9) 14900 10) £62
7. (Original post by Milzime)
I think they want us to do their homework for them
I love how much effort they put in to the post. Just the 10 questions without any spaces between them
8. (Original post by Student403)
I love how much effort they put in to the post. Just the 10 questions without any spaces between them
lol yeah

but hey someone actually did them?!!?!??!

-might consider doing this
9. 1) £50.82
2) £2295
3) 163 pupils
4) £59.80
5) £512.50
6) 7.65kg
7) 71517 people
8) 1250 pupils
9) 14900 people
10) £62
Hope this helps

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10. lazy af op
11. Honestly, maths is a really enjoyable subject when you actually work hard
12. Amazing. I didn't know people used TSR as a tool like this.
13. (Original post by Milzime)
I think they want us to do their homework for them
14. (Original post by null_geodesic)
Do them yourself - those are trivial. And learn some formatting skills.
Uhm actually it looked fine until I pressed enter then it went weird
15. (Original post by hasfaz)
yeah k k k k
16. (Original post by OGGUS)
Questions 1)£50 2)£2296 3)£1632 4)£59.80 5)£512.50 6) 7.65kg 7) 71517 8) 1250 9) 14900 10) £62
thank uuuuu!
17. (Original post by Student403)
I love how much effort they put in to the post. Just the 10 questions without any spaces between them
i pasted the questions then it messed up lol
18. (Original post by Benedict2314)
1) £50.82
2) £2295
3) 163 pupils
4) £59.80
5) £512.50
6) 7.65kg
7) 71517 people
8) 1250 pupils
9) 14900 people
10) £62
Hope this helps

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Thank youuuu
19. (Original post by syntheticdescent)
Amazing. I didn't know people used TSR as a tool like this.
It's like an automatic (and very cynical) calculator
20. (Original post by syntheticdescent)
Amazing. I didn't know people used TSR as a tool like this.
Where else do all the A*'s come from?

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