Measurement 9
(10 Questions)
Measuring objects in inches.

In this activity, students will need to convert fraction measurements in the eighths, fourths, and halves into decimals that they will enter as their answer.

California State Math Standards Included:
Measurement and Geometry
1.0 Students use direct comparison and non-standard units to describe the measurements of objects.
1.1 Compare the length, weight, and volume of two or more objects by using direct comparison for a non-standard unit.
1.3 Measure the length of an object to the nearest inch and/or centimeter.

From Mr. Anker Tests
Decimal Conversions Reference Chart
1.  What is the decimal value of the distance from 0 (zero), to the hashmark labeled (B), on this ruler? *
1 point
2.  What is the decimal value of the distance from 0 (zero), to the hashmark labeled (A), on this ruler? *
1 point
3.  In the space below, enter the length of this Tesla model car in inches in decimal form. (If you don't recall decimal form for the fractional measure, scroll back up to view the Decimal Conversions chart.) *
1 point
4.  In the space below, enter the length of this pill capsule in inches in decimal form. (If you don't recall decimal form for the fractional measure, scroll back up to view the Decimal Conversions chart.) *
1 point
5.  In the space below, enter the length of this stick of chewing gum in inches in decimal form. (If you don't recall decimal form for the fractional measure, scroll back up to view the Decimal Conversions chart.) *
1 point
6.  In the space below, enter the length of this fork in inches in decimal form. (If you don't recall decimal form for the fractional measure, scroll back up to view the Decimal Conversions chart.) *
1 point
7.  In the space below, enter the diameter of this button in inches in decimal form. *
1 point
8.  In the space below, enter the width of this solar-powered lane safety reflector/light in inches in decimal form. *
1 point
9.  In the space below, enter the length of this leaf in inches in decimal form. *
1 point
10.  In the space below, enter the length of these nail clippers in inches in decimal form. *
1 point
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