**1. If it takes 15 minutes to prepare a cake and 10 minutes to cook it, express this as a ratio. What fraction of the preparation time is spent cooking ?**

**2. Work out the area of a pie that measures 25 cm across it’s diameter.**

**3. The pie pastry is 3 cm thick – with a filling that is 8 cm thick – how thick is the entire pie ?**

**4. There are 120 pies in a pie – shop – cherry, apple and raspberry in a ratio of 2 : 4 : 6. How many of each type of pie is there ?**

**5. A meringue pie rises to three times it’s original size – if it begins 4 cm thick, how thick does it become ?**

**6. The oven is originally put on a temperature of 150 degrees, but the cake doesn’t cook, so it is increased by 50 degrees. What percentage increase is this ?**

**7. A pied wagtail can fly at a speed of 2 km every hour – how long does it take him to reach the top of a hill, 25 km away ?**

**8. A pie is cut into four slices and one slice gets eaten – what decimal remains ?**

**9. A pie is cut into eight slices and two slices get eaten, what fraction of the whole pie remains ?**

**10. If one pie requires 3 eggs, how many eggs are needed for 30 pies ?**

**The ee’s and ea’s have disappeared from these words. Which is the correct one to use ?**

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**pl___ ___ se**

**fr___ ___ze**

**wh___ ___ze**

**st___ ___l a car**

**p___ ___ soup**

**house l___ ___se**

**decr___ ___se in size**

**fishing r___ ___l**

**honey b___ ___s**

**gr___ ___sed baking tin**

**bended kn___ ___s**

**p___ ___l an orange**

**cr___ ___ses in his trousers**

**incr___ ___se in inflation**

**dec___ ___se**

**gr___ ___ n tr___ ___s**

**h___ ___l of his foot**

**m___ ___l ticket**

**kn___ ___l at the altar**

**app___ ___ lling**

**sett ___ ___**

**wagon wh___ ___ l**

**f___ __l**

**Pie In The Sky**

**mag___ ___ ___**

**___ ___ ___counter**

**___ ___ ___in the sky**

**___ ___ ___r**

**___ ___ ___chart**

**___ ___ ___ce work**

**___ ___ ___graph**

**___ ___ ___ce of cake**

**___ ___ ___dish**

**___ ___ ___ce of mind**

**___ ___ ___crust**

**___ ___ ___ce together**

**___ ___ ___ce**

**bits and ___ ___ ___ces**

**___ ___ ___d wagtail**

**___ ___ ___rce**

**___ ___ ___ty**

**___ ___ ___cemeal**

**© Jacqueline Richards 2007**

**Answers :
1. cooking : preparation = 10 : 15 = 2 : 3
2. 2 x 3.14 x 12.5 = 78.5 square cm
3. (3 x 2) + 8 = 14 cm
4. One part = 120 / 12 = 10 therefore 20 : 40 : 60
5. 3 x 4 = 12 cm
6. 150 / 50 = 3 therefore one third.
7. 25 / 2 = 12.5 hours
8. 0.75
9. 6 / 8 = 3 / 4
10. 30 x 3 = 90**

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