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# Mathematics / Year 8 / Number and Algebra / Money and financial mathematics

Curriculum content descriptions

Solve problems involving profit and loss, with and without digital technologies (ACMNA189)

Elaborations
• expressing profit and loss as a percentage of cost or selling price, comparing the difference
• investigating the methods used in retail stores to express discounts
General capabilities
• Literacy Literacy
• Numeracy Numeracy
• Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
• ICT capability Information and Communication Technology (ICT) capability
ScOT terms

Profit

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