Writing Cheques

A Maths Starter of The Day

cheque

21 January 2022

Charles Davis

193.00

 

cheque

21 January 2022

Aaron Miller

5426.00

 

cheque

21 January 2022

Lucas Wilson

10820.00

 

cheque

21 January 2022

Luis Moore

4716028.00

 

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. £139.00 = One hundred and thirty nine pounds only.


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Answers

£193.00 = One hundred and ninety three pounds only

£5426.00 = Five thousand, four hundred and twenty six pounds only

£10820.00 = Ten thousand, eight hundred and twenty pounds only

£4716028.00 = Four million, seven hundred and sixteen thousand and twenty eight pounds only

Total = £4732467

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