### FDPR 1 - Suffolk Maths

```FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 1/5 for households to
recycle their waste.
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her household
waste.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Which was her best month for recycling?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
Choose level of difficulty
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
Help
Step 1:
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
Decide whether you
are going to work in
terms of fractions,
decimals or
percentages.
Change 1/10, 13% and 15 out
of 120 into either fractions,
decimals or percentages and
compare
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
Help
Step 2:
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
Work out what
weight was recycled
in Jan, Feb and
March
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
Month
Weight
recycled
Jan
Feb
March
Total
15 kg
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
Help
Step 3:
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
Work out the total
weight of waste
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
Month
Weight of
Waste
Jan
130 kg
Feb
March
Total
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
Help
Step 4:
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Has Jennie met the
target of 12%?
Either work out 12% of the
total waste or
Work out what percentage of
her waste Jennie recycled
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
End of Problem
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
Help
Step 1:
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
Decide whether you
are going to work in
terms of fractions,
decimals or
percentages.
Change 1/10, 13% and 15 out
of 120 into either fractions,
decimals or percentages and
compare
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
Help
Step 2:
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
Work out what
weight was recycled
in Jan, Feb and
March
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
Month
Weight
recycled
Jan
Feb
March
Total
15 kg
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
Help
Step 3:
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
Work out the total
weight of waste
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
Month
Weight of
Waste
Jan
130 kg
Feb
March
Total
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
Help
Step 4:
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Has Jennie met the
target of 12%?
Either work out 12% of the
total waste or
Work out what percentage of
her waste Jennie recycled
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
End of Problem
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
End of Problem
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
Hint
Work out what weight was
recycled in Jan, Feb and
March
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
Hint
Work out the total weight of
waste
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
Hint
Has Jennie met the target of
12%?
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
End of Problem
FDP – Recycling
Jennie’s council has a target of 12% for households to
recycle their waste.
In January, Jennie recycled 1/10 of her 130 kg
household waste.
Hint
Work out what weight was
recycled in Jan, Feb and
March and the total weight
recycled.
In February, she recycled 15 kg of her 120 kg of
household waste.
Her result for March was 13 % recycled out of 112 kg
of household waste.
Which was her best month for recycling?
Has Jennie met the council’s target?
Show clearly how you got your answers.
End of Problem