Writing Cheques

A Maths Starter of The Day

cheque

24 May 2022

Isaiah Williams

188.00

 

cheque

24 May 2022

Jordan Jones

933.00

 

cheque

24 May 2022

Gavin Brown

15953.00

 

cheque

24 May 2022

Conner Davis

8845819.00

 

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. £129.00 = One hundred and twenty nine pounds only.


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Answers

£188.00 = One hundred and eighty eight pounds only

£933.00 = Nine hundred and thirty three pounds only

£15953.00 = Fifteen thousand, nine hundred and fifty three pounds only

£8845819.00 = Eight million, eight hundred and forty five thousand, eight hundred and nineteen pounds only

Total = £8862893

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