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LO: I can solve word problems with fractions of amounts.


Today you will use all the knowledge of finding fractions of amounts to solve the word problems.

Remember, this looks harder but if you read the questions through, highlight the important information and then bar model what it is asking you to do - all you need to do then is use the methods we have learnt to work it out.


Follow the steps and you will be able to tackle the questions.


I have put an example underneath. 

Example of answering word problems.