Writing Cheques

A Maths Starter of The Day

cheque

21 September 2020

Luke Phillips

174.00

 

cheque

21 September 2020

Mason Campbell

7439.00

 

cheque

21 September 2020

Aidan Parker

15357.00

 

cheque

21 September 2020

Jackson Evans

7353967.00

 

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. £172.00 = One hundred and seventy two pounds only.


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Answers

£174.00 = One hundred and seventy four pounds only

£7439.00 = Seven thousand, four hundred and thirty nine pounds only

£15357.00 = Fifteen thousand, three hundred and fifty seven pounds only

£7353967.00 = Seven million, three hundred and fifty three thousand, nine hundred and sixty seven pounds only

Total = £7376937

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