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• 1. Customary Measurement Length, Capacity, and Weight
• 2. Customary Length
• 12 inches (in) = 1 foot (ft)
• 36 inches = 3 feet or 1 yard (yd)
• 5,280 feet = 1 mile (mi)
To change from a larger unit of measure to a smaller unit, MULTIPLY. To change from a smaller unit of measure to a larger unit, DIVIDE. Copy this in your booklet page 12
• 3. Customary Length
• A mile is about half the length of Talladega Super Speedway.
• Talladega is 2.9 miles long.
• 4. Customary Length
• A yard is about the length of a walking stick.
• 5. Customary Length
• A foot is about the length of a floor tile.
• The length of your ruler too!
• 6. Customary Length
• An inch is about the length of a drink bottle top.
• 7. Customary Capacity
• 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal)
• 2 pints = 1 quart (qt)
• 2 cups = 1 pint (pt)
• 8 fluid ounces (fl oz) = 1 cup (c)
To change from a larger unit of measure to a smaller unit, MULTIPLY. To change from a smaller unit of measure to a larger unit, DIVIDE.
• 8. Meet Mr. Gallon 1 gallon
• 9. Meet Mr. Gallon 4 quarts
• 10. Meet Mr. Gallon 8 pints
• 11. Meet Mr. Gallon 16 cups
• 12. Customary Weight
• 16 ounces (oz) = 1 pound (lb)
• 2,000 pounds = 1 ton (T)
To change from a larger unit of measure to a smaller unit, MULTIPLY. To change from a smaller unit of measure to a larger unit, DIVIDE.
• 13. Customary Weight
• A small car weighs about a ton.
• 14. Customary Weight
• A bag of coffee weighs about 1 pound.
• 15. Customary Weight
• An ounce weighs the same as 8 nickels.