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• 1. Name:_____________________________ Date:______________<br />Do You Measure Up? <br />Worksheet<br />
• In the bag, find the plastic fork. Measure the following dimensions using appropriate units:
• 2. the length
• 3. the length of one of the points of the fork
• 4. What measurements would you use to find its weight?
• 5. Let’s imagine you’re going on a trip from here to New York City. What unit of measure should you use to tell how far away New York City is?
• 6. Find the zipper bag of rice. Carefully take out one grain. What units of measure would you use to find its length?
• 7. What is its length?
• 8. If you wanted to know how much a semi truck weighed, what units would you use?
• 9. What units can be used to measure the length of a volleyball court?
• 10. Find the length of your little finger using appropriate measurements.
• 11. For each of the following, name something from the box you would measure using the given units. (For example, if it says “feet,” you could
• 12. write “strip of paper”.)
• 13. Centimeters
• 14. Millimeters
• 15. Yards
• 16. 388620080645Grams
Name: KEYDate:______________<br />Do You Measure Up? <br />Worksheet<br />
• In the bag, find the plastic fork. Measure the following dimensions using appropriate units:
• 17. the length 6.25 inches or 16 centimeters
• 18. the length of one of the points of the fork 1.5 inches or 4 centimeters
• 19. What measurements would you use to find its weight?
• 20. Milligrams or grams
• 21. Let’s imagine you’re going on a trip from here to New York City. What unit of measure should you use to tell how far away New York City is?
• 22. Miles or kilometers
• 23. Find the zipper bag of rice. Carefully take out one grain. What units of measure would you use to find its length? millimeters
• 24. What is its length? Varies (around 4 mm)
• 25. If you wanted to know how much a semi truck weighed, what units would you use? Tons (possibly pounds)
• 26. What units can be used to measure the length of a volleyball court?
• 27. Yards, feet, meters
• 28. Find the length of your little finger using appropriate measurements.
Answers will vary (should use inches or centimeters, likely around 2 inches- 5 cm)<br />
• For each of the following, name something from the bag you would measure using the given units. (For example, if it says “feet,” you could
• 29. write “strip of paper”.) ANSWERS WILL VARY!
• 30. Centimeters plastic knife, plastic fork, toy men, toy boat, keychain, bobby pin, pencil
• 31. Millimeters beads, penny height, nickel height
• 32. Yards paper strip, yarn
• 33. 388620080645Grams bag of rice, keychain, everything in the bag