### Sunday, June 18, 2006

## 9W3 Homework

Problems involving money

1. A drink and a box of popcorn together cost 90p.

Two drinks and a box of popcorn together cost £1.45.

What does a box of popcorn cost?

2. Six friends went to a Chinese restaurant.

The total cost for the set menu was £75.

How much would the set menu cost for eight people?

3. This is what a stationery shop charges for printing a book.

Print charges

3p per page

75p for the cover

Jan paid £4.35 for his book, including its cover.

How many pages were there in his book?

4. A supermarket sells biscuits in these packets:

15 biscuits for 56p

24 biscuits for 88p

36 biscuits for £1.33

Which packet is the best value for money?

1. A drink and a box of popcorn together cost 90p.

Two drinks and a box of popcorn together cost £1.45.

What does a box of popcorn cost?

2. Six friends went to a Chinese restaurant.

The total cost for the set menu was £75.

How much would the set menu cost for eight people?

3. This is what a stationery shop charges for printing a book.

Print charges

3p per page

75p for the cover

Jan paid £4.35 for his book, including its cover.

How many pages were there in his book?

4. A supermarket sells biscuits in these packets:

15 biscuits for 56p

24 biscuits for 88p

36 biscuits for £1.33

Which packet is the best value for money?