Solving word problems that involve litres

In this lesson you will be looking at amounts that are greater than, less than and equal to one litre. Then solving word problems that involve litre measurements, using a bar model.

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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!

Q1.Choose one: Capacity is...

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Q2.Choose one: Volume is...

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Q3.Look at the pictures of the two bottles below. The bottle with the blue lid has the greatest capacity.

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Q4.The container below is full to capacity.

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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!

Q1.Choose one: Capacity is...

1/4

Q2.Choose one: Volume is...

2/4

Q3.Look at the pictures of the two bottles below. The bottle with the blue lid has the greatest capacity.

3/4

Q4.The container below is full to capacity.

4/4

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Solving word problems that involve litres

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.A restaurant used 12 L last week and 10 litres this week. How many litres of milk did they use altogether?

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Q2.John had 15 L of orange juice for a party. His friends drank 12 L. How much was left?

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Q3.Sally had 22 L of water in her shop. Jack had 17 L in his shop. How much more water did Sally have than Jack?

3/3

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:

Solving word problems that involve litres

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.A restaurant used 12 L last week and 10 litres this week. How many litres of milk did they use altogether?

1/3

Q2.John had 15 L of orange juice for a party. His friends drank 12 L. How much was left?

2/3

Q3.Sally had 22 L of water in her shop. Jack had 17 L in his shop. How much more water did Sally have than Jack?

3/3

Lesson summary: Solving word problems that involve litres

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