Parker Measurement Project

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Parker Measurement Project

  1. 1. Parker’s Measurement Notebook/PowerPoint By Parker Betts Due May 5 th
  2. 2. Linear (World’s Longest) <ul><li>French Fry </li></ul><ul><li>24 in. equals 60 cm. </li></ul><ul><li>Tongue </li></ul><ul><li>4 in from the closed top lip equals 10cm. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Capacity (World’s Biggest) <ul><li>Drinking cup </li></ul><ul><li>3,300 liters equals about 3,500 quarts </li></ul><ul><li>Bathtub. </li></ul><ul><li>6,340 gallons equals 24,000 L. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Weight/Mass (World’s Heaviest) <ul><li>Elephant </li></ul><ul><li>16,534 pounds equals 7,500 kilograms </li></ul><ul><li>Baby </li></ul><ul><li>28 pounds equals 13 kilograms </li></ul>
  5. 5. Place I Want To Go <ul><li>Knoxville, TN. </li></ul><ul><li>2,750,000 ft. = 917,000 yds. = 838,500 m. = 520 mi. = 837 km. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Resources Used <ul><li>BamBam World . Web. 03 May 2010. <http://www.bambamworld.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>ChaCha - Mobile Search | Text Search | Questions and Answers . Web. 03 May 2010. <http://www.chacha.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>EasyBib: Free Bibliography Maker - MLA, APA, Chicago Citation Styles . Web. 04 May 2010. <http://www.easybib.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>Fast Food Facts | Calories, Fat and Other Nutritional Information. Web. 03 May 2010. <http://www.foodfacts.info>. </li></ul><ul><li>Google Maps . Web. 03 May 2010. <http://www.maps.google.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>Guinness World Records - Home of the Longest, Shortest, Fastest, Tallest Facts and Feats . Web. 03 May 2010. <http://www.guinessworldrecords.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>Home . Web. 03 May 2010. <http://www.supertremendous.com>. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Resources Used (continued) <ul><li>Online Travel Guides of Travel Destinations - Las Vegas, Caribbean, Hawaii and Machu Picchu . Web. 03 May 2010. <http://www.destination360.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>Scienceray | All That Is Science, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics . Web. 03 May 2010. <http://www.scienceray.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>TreeHugger . Web. 03 May 2010. <http://www.treehugger.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;World's Largest French Fry.&quot; ChaCha - Mobile Search | Text Search | Questions and Answers . Web. 34 May 2010. <http://www.chacha.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>Zimbio - Interactive Magazine . Web. 03 May 2010. <http://www.zimbio.com>. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Habits Of Mind Used <ul><li>Striving for accuracy with my estimations for the metric and customary measures </li></ul><ul><li>Thinking flexibly about how I was going to format my PowerPoint, present it and add humor </li></ul>
  9. 9. Thanks THANKS FOR WATCHING!!!! My PowerPoint

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