Measuring time in seconds

In this lesson you will practise measuring time in seconds.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of these did not show on Mrs Behan's stopwatch?

1/5

Q2.If Mrs Behan could say 'elephant' 23 times in 20 seconds, roughly how many times could she say 'elephant' in one minute?

2/5

Q3.Which unit of measurement would you choose if you took a flight to China?

3/5

Q4.Would you use a clock or a stopwatch to measure the time it took you to do a lap of a running track?

4/5

Q5.Which unit of measurement would you use to time brushing your teeth?

5/5

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:

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

Question 5

Q1.Which of these did not show on Mrs Behan's stopwatch?

1/5

Q2.If Mrs Behan could say 'elephant' 23 times in 20 seconds, roughly how many times could she say 'elephant' in one minute?

2/5

Q3.Which unit of measurement would you choose if you took a flight to China?

3/5

Q4.Would you use a clock or a stopwatch to measure the time it took you to do a lap of a running track?

4/5

Q5.Which unit of measurement would you use to time brushing your teeth?

5/5

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