### Percentage 1 - Suffolk Maths

```Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Choose level of difficulty
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 1:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the cost of
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 2:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the selling
price of the first
batch of shirts.
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 3:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the
amount of money
20 first batch of
shirts.
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 4:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the selling
price of the second
batch of shirts.
Note that the reduction is
based on the first selling price
not the £12
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 5:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the
amount of money
rest of the shirts.
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 6:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
Work out how much
profit or loss he has
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
End of Problem
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 1:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the cost of
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 2:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the selling
price of the first
batch of shirts.
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 3:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the
amount of money
20 first batch of
shirts.
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 4:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the selling
price of the second
batch of shirts.
Note that the reduction is
based on the first selling price
not the £12
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 5:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the
amount of money
rest of the shirts.
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Help
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Step 6:
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
Work out how much
profit or loss he has
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
End of Problem
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Hint
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Note that the reduction is
based on the first selling price
not the £12
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
End of Problem
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Hint
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Work out the cost of buying
all the shirts.
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Hint
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Work out the amount of
money made by selling the 20
first batch of shirts.
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
Work out the amount of
rest of the shirts.
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Hint
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Work out how much profit or
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?
End of Problem
Percentages – Clothes
Chris owns a clothes shop.
Hint
He bought 50 shirts at £12 for each shirt.
Work out the cost of buying
all the shirts.
He chose the selling price of each shirt so that he
would make a profit of 30% on each shirt.
Work out how much he sells
the two batches for
He sold 20 shirts at this price.
Chris then reduced the selling price of each shirt by
15%.
He then sold the remaining shirts at this reduced
selling price.
Has Chris made a profit or loss?