Writing Cheques

A Maths Starter of The Day


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To complete these cheques, the amount needs to be written in words. Can you write the four amounts shown on the cheques in words then add the four amounts together.

E.g. £118.00 = One hundred and eighteen pounds only.


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£148.00 = One hundred and forty eight pounds only

£4332.00 = Four thousand, three hundred and thirty two pounds only

£19467.00 = Nineteen thousand, four hundred and sixty seven pounds only

£3773645.00 = Three million, seven hundred and seventy three thousand, six hundred and forty five pounds only

Total = £3797592

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