# Unit 12 Section 1 : Arithmetic with Whole Numbers and Decimals

This section gives you the opportunity to practise some of the arithmetic skills you learnt in earlier units.

## Example Questions

Below are some examples of questions with solutions given alongside.
 Question Answer and Explanation 3.4 + 4.75 8.15 you can write this as remembering to keep the decimal points lined up 49 × 10 490 shift the decimal point one place to the right and add in a zero 47.3 × 100 4730 because 47.3 × 100 = 47.3 × 10 × 10 so we shift the decimal point two places to the right 52 ÷ 10 5.2 shift the decimal point one place to the left 7.41 ÷ 100 0.0741 because 7.41 ÷ 100 = 7.41 ÷ 10 ÷ 10 so we shift the decimal point two places to the left 3.6 × 4 14.4 because 909 ÷ 3 303 because ## Exercises

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You will be able to do some of these questions in your head, but you may need to write down working for others.
Do not use a calculator for any of these questions.

Question 1
Find the answer to each of the calculations below.

 (a) 124 + 32  (b) 1047 + 189  (c) 3.24 + 5.63  (d) 18.7 - 2.6  (e) 1627 - 315  (f) 1742 - 351  (g) 37 + 120  (h) 157 + 36  (i) 4.72 + 3.6  (j) 6.4 + 8.21  (k) 3.56 + 8.24  (l) 6.3 + 8.71  (m) 16.4 + 3.2  (n) 18.8 - 7.3  (o) 17.4 - 8.25  Question 2
Find the answer to each of the calculations below.

 (a) 37 × 10  (b) 4.71 × 10  (c) 8.62 × 10  (d) 57 × 100  (e) 8.71 × 100  (f) 8.2 × 1000  (g) 117 ÷ 10  (h) 84 ÷ 10  (i) 18.92 ÷ 10  (j) 84 ÷ 100  (k) 8.72 ÷ 1000  (l) 0.421 ÷ 10  (m) 8.201 × 1000  (n) 52.3 ÷ 1000  (o) 18.62 ÷ 10  Question 3
Find the answer to each of the calculations below.

 (a) 88 × 12  (b) 42 × 17  (c) 56 × 14  (d) 848 ÷ 4  (e) 738 ÷ 6  (f) 924 ÷ 4  (g) 64.7 × 7  (h) 3.8 × 5  (i) 19.2 × 5  (j) 8 × 16.4  (k) 7 × 3.21  (l) 5 × 8.47  (m) 5.7 × 0.8  (n) 3.61 × 0.4  (o) 3.2 × 2.4  You have now completed Unit 12 Section 1
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