# Numeracy

Numeracy is the basic mathematical skills that everyone needs in a wide range of situations.##### Whole Numbers

##### (7)

The whole numbers are 0, 1, 2, , 3, etc ... and used to answer questions such as how many? how far? how fast?

##### Percent

##### (3)

Percent means parts per one hundred

##### Fractions and Mixed Numbers

##### (3)

When we need to describe a part of a whole, such as one-half of a pie, three-quarters of an hour, or a one-third-pound burger, we can use fractions.