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Question 1: Iceland are selling 1.5 litre bottles of cola on offer, 4 for £13.32. ASDA are selling a pack of 6 cans of cola (33cl each) for £4.30. Which is the best value? |

Question 2: Jacob and Debbie share out money in the ratio 2 : 7. Debbie receives £25 more than Jacob. How much do they each receive? |

Question 3: Jacob wants to change ¥102,720.00 (Japanese Yen) into pounds. The exchange rate is £1 = ¥192. How much will they receive? |

Question 4: The ratio of boys to girls joining a secondary school is 7 : 8 . If 28 boys joined, then how many girls joined? |

Question 5: A copper alloy is made by mixing zinc and copper in the ratio 4 : 5 . If there are 55 grams of copper, how much zinc was used? |

Question 6: Alyssa wants to change £205 into Australian dollars. The exchange rate is £1 = $1.55. How much will they receive? |

Question 7: Olives, peppers and mushrooms are put on a pizza in the ratio 1 : 2 : 4. If 40g more mushrooms than peppers are used, how much of each topping is there? |

Question 8: Yellow paint costs £2.50 per litre, red paint costs £1.50 per litre and blue paint costs £2.60 per litre. Yellow, red and blue paint is mixed together in the ratio 3 : 4 : 5 . If 12 more litres of blue paint is used than yellow paint, work out the total cost of the paint mixture. |

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Question 1: The best value is ASDA with a cost per litre of £2.17 correct to 2 d.p. |

Question 2: Jacob receives £10, Debbie receives £35 |

Question 3: £535 |

Question 4: 32 girls |

Question 5: 44g of zinc |

Question 6: $317.75 |

Question 7: 20g of olives, 40g of peppers and 80g of mushrooms |

Question 8: £159.00 |