Decimals and measures: Convert standard lengths

In today’s lesson, we will convert between standard units of length - millimetres, centimetres, metres and kilometres.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What is the value shown on the scale?

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Q2.What is the approximate value shown on the scale?

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Q3.What is the value shown on the scale?

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Q4.The numbers on the ruler represent centimetres. What is the value shown on the scale?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.What is the value shown on the scale?

1/4

Q2.What is the approximate value shown on the scale?

2/4

Q3.What is the value shown on the scale?

3/4

Q4.The numbers on the ruler represent centimetres. What is the value shown on the scale?

4/4

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Convert between standard units of length

Convert between standard units of length

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Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

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Question 7

Q1.1000 x 4 =

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Q2.700 ÷ 10 =

2/7

Q3.What number is 10 times smaller than 70?

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Q4.What number is 10 times greater than 400?

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Q5.How many millimetres are equivalent to one metre?

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Q6.How many centimetres are equivalent to one metre?

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Q7.How many metres are equivalent to one kilometre?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Convert between standard units of length

Convert between standard units of length

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.1000 x 4 =

1/7

Q2.700 ÷ 10 =

2/7

Q3.What number is 10 times smaller than 70?

3/7

Q4.What number is 10 times greater than 400?

4/7

Q5.How many millimetres are equivalent to one metre?

5/7

Q6.How many centimetres are equivalent to one metre?

6/7

Q7.How many metres are equivalent to one kilometre?

7/7

Lesson summary: Decimals and measures: Convert standard lengths

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