Conversions & Problem Solving with Measurement Vocabulary

by Caity Eason

| 8 QuestionsNote from the author:

Vocabulary quiz for measurement conversions and problem solving.

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Which definition best describes the term convert?

To change one unit to another.

To combine two numbers to find a total.

To subtract two numbers to find a difference.

To split a number into equal number of groups.

2

1

Which term best fits the definition a metric unit for measuring length?

gram

liter

meter

inch

3

1

Which term best fits the definition a metric unit for measuring mass?

gram

liter

meter

pound

4

1

Which term best fits the definition a metric unit for measuring capacity?

gram

liter

meter

cup

5

1

Which terms best fits the definition customary units for measuring length?

pound, ounces

inches, feet, yards

cups, pints, gallons

centimeters, meters, kilometers

6

1

Which terms best fits the definition customary units for measuring weight or mass?

pound, ounces

gram, kilogram

inches, feet, yards

cups, pints, gallons

7

1

Which definition best describes the term area?

The distance around a shape or region.

A letter or symbol used to represent an unknown quantity.

An equation that shows the relationship between two or more quantities.

The number of square units needed to cover the inside of a region without overlap.

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Which definition best describes the term perimeter?

The distance around a shape or region.

A letter or symbol used to represent an unknown quantity.

An equation that shows the relationship between two or more quantities.

The number of square units needed to cover the inside of a region without overlap.

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