How to Work out the Percentage of an Amount

Curriculum support20 minsFREE

Key takeaways
To be able to understand what a percentage is.
To be able to work out percentage of an amount without a calculator.
To be able to use a calculator to work out percentage of an amount.
Amber Ali Host: Ms Ali is a secondary school teacher in England. She has been teaching for 7 years and also has a youtube channel aimed at students to further enhance their learning experience.

Do you know how to calculate 10% of 20? 10% is the most common percentage of an amount that you will come across! In this class, students will be guided through what a percentage is and how to work out the percentage of an amount with and without a calculator. This class is great for all Maths students but is especially helpful for students just learning this concept or students revising for an exam.

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for Years 7 - 11.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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