Writing Cheques

A Maths Starter of The Day

cheque

20 October 2020

Caden Thompson

116.00

 

cheque

20 October 2020

Blake Garcia

2392.00

 

cheque

20 October 2020

Carson Martinez

11091.00

 

cheque

20 October 2020

Emily Robinson

3435663.00

 

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. £191.00 = One hundred and ninety one pounds only.


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Answers

£116.00 = One hundred and sixteen pounds only

£2392.00 = Two thousand, three hundred and ninety two pounds only

£11091.00 = Eleven thousand and ninety one pounds only

£3435663.00 = Three million, four hundred and thirty five thousand, six hundred and sixty three pounds only

Total = £3449262

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