Mental Arithmetic

Fractions and Percentages

A key part to the QTS skills test is being able to work out percentages or fractions quickly. Use this sheet below to convert fractions to percentages and back again quickly. Some people prefer working in perecentages, others prefer fractions – we’re not picky. Whatever you prefer, memorise the conversions below and you’ll be sure […]

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An Introduction to Mental Maths

It is important to understand how to approach mental maths if you want to become proficient with its use and pass the QTS Numeracy Skills Test first time. Most people eagerly embrace mental maths principles once they gain some proficiency because it has such a wide array of practical uses, such as determining a cost-per-ounce […]

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