# Linear Measurement Review

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Linear Measurement Review

Metric Measurement The thickness of a fingernail is a benchmark for which unit? A) meter B) millimeter C) kilometer D) centimer Answer: B

Metric Measurement What is a pinky finger the benchmark measure for?

Metric Measurement A 10 minute walk is the benchmark for what unit of measure? Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: D (a kilometer)

METRICS What unit would you use to measure the size of a diamond in a wedding ring? Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: A (Millimeter)

Metric Measurement A baseball bat is the benchmark for which unit of measurement? Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: C - a meter

Metrics What unit would you use to measure the length of a wall in your bedroom? Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: C (Meters)

Metrics What unit would you use to measure the length of a pencil lead? A) centimer B) millimeter C) kilometer D) meter Answer: B (Millimeter)

Metrics What unit would you use to measure the height of a laptop computer? Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: B – (Centimeter)

Metric Measurement What unit of measurement would I use to measure the distance from Mississippi to Tennessee? Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: D (Kilometer)

Metrics What unit would you use to measure the height of a student’s desk? Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: B) centimeter

Metrics What unit would you use to measure the perimeter around a house? Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: C (meters)

Metrics What unit would you use to measure the thickness of a slice of bread? Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: A (millimeter)

Metrics What unit would you use to measure the length of an escalator?
Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: C (meters)

Metrics What unit would you use to go from Clark Elementary to Whitter Elementary? Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: D (Kilometer)

Metrics What unit would we use to measure the length of an eyelash?
Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: A) Millimeter

Metrics What unit would you use to measure the length of Kayla’s hair?
Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: B (centimer)

Metrics What unit would you use to measure the width of a dog’s tooth?
Millimeter Centimeter Meter Kilometer Answer: A) Millimeter

Metrics How many millimeters are in a centimeter? A) 5 millimeters
B) 3 millimeters C) 10 millimeters D) 15 millimeters Answer: C) 10 millimeters

Metrics How many centimeters are in a meter? A) 10 centimeters
B) 100 centimeters C) 1,000 centimeters Answer: B) 100 centimeters

BONUS 10 centimeters = 1 _______________. A) meter B) kilometer
C) millimeter D) decimeter Answer: D) 1 decimeter

THINK!! How many millimeters are in a meter? A) 10 B) 100 C) 1,000

Solve it!!! I have 30 centimeters of ribbon. How many millimeters of ribbon is that? Remember that there are 10 mm in one centimeter. Ask yourself, am I going from big to small or a smaller unit to a bigger unit. Small to big = dive in (divide) Big to small = multiply (a big # can’t dive into a smaller number. Answer: 300 millimeters

Solve it!! I have 200 meters of ribbon to make bows. How many centimeters do I have? Remember, there are 100 centimeters in a meter. Answer: 20,000 centimeters I’m going from a bigger unit to a smaller so I should multiply. My clue is that I have 100 centimeters in a meter, therefore I multiply 100 x 200 which equals 20,000.

Solve it!! How many centimeters is 80 millimeters?
Big to small or small to big? Clue: There are 10 millimeters in one centimeter. Answer: 8 centimeters

Customary What unit would you use to measure the height of a person?
A) inches B) Feet C) yards D) Miles Answer: A) Inches

Customary What unit would you use to measure the length of a classroom floor? A) inches B) feet C) yards D) miles Answer: B) feet

Customary What unit would you use to measure the length of a baby doll? A) inches B) feet C) yards D) Miles Answer: A) Inches

Customary What unit would you use to measure the height of a flag pole? A) inches B) Feet C) yards D) miles Answer: C (yards)

Customary What unit would you use to measure the length of a diamond necklace? A) inches B) feet C) yards D) miles Answer: A) inches

Customary Which unit of measure would you use to measure the distance from Miami to Tampa? A) inches B) yards C) feet D) Miles Answer: D) Miles

Customary Measurement
The width of two fingers is the benchmark for what unit of measure? A) inch B) feet C) yard D) mile Answer: A) INCH

Customary Measurement
A baseball bat is the benchmark for what unit of measure? A) inch B) feet C) yard D) mile Answer: C) YARD

Customary A ruler is the benchmark for what unit of measure?
A) an inch B) a foot C) a yard D) a mile Answer: B) a foot

Customary A 15 minute walk is a benchmark for what unit of measure?
A) an inch B) a foot C) a yard D) a mile Answer: D) a mile

Customary How many inches are in a foot? A) 10 inches B) 12 inches
C) 20 inches Answer: 12 inches

Customary How many feet are in a yard? A) 2 feet B) 3 feet C) 10 feet

THINK!!! How many inches are in 4 feet?
Remember if you go big to small, you multiply. IF you go from small to big , dive in. (divide) 36 inches 42 inches 48 inches Answer: C) 48 ninches

Solve it!! How many inches are in 8 feet? Remember, there are 12 inches in one foot. Small to big or big to small??? Operation??? Answer: 96 inches

Solve it!! How many inches are in are in 7 feet? Remember, there are 12 inches in one foot. Big to small or small to big??? Operation??? Answer: 84 inches

Solve it!! If I have 60 inches of ribbon, how many feet do I have? Remember, there are 12 inches in a foot. Big to small or small to big??? Small to big (Small dives in) Operation??? divide Answer: 5 feet

Solve it!!! If you have 48 inches of taffy, how many feet do you have?
Big to small OR small to big??? Inches to feet is a small unit going to a bigger unit. Small dives in or (Divides the number) Operation???? Divide Answer: 4 feet

THINK!!! Which type of linear measurement is used world-wide???
A) metrics B) customary Answer: A) Metrics

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