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Converting Standard Units

Converting measurements of length, mass, volume and time from one unit of measure to another.

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This is level 5; Mixed questions. You can earn a trophy if you get at least 7 questions correct.

1. Mr Finklestein weights one hundred and one kilograms. How many grams is that? g Correct Wrong

2. How many centimetres are there in eleven metres? cm Correct Wrong

3. If there are two hours left until your favourite TV programme, how many minutes is that? min Correct Wrong

4. Archimedes' bath is topped up with 9044cL of boiling hot water. Convert 9044cL to litres.Archimedes L Correct Wrong

5. It takes Aimee two and a half hours to paint a fence. It takes Lucy six hours to paint the same fence. How many minutes longer does it take Lucy than Aimee? min Correct Wrong

6. What is the cost in Thailand of 700g of soap powder if it is sold for 90 baht per kilogram? baht Correct Wrong

7. A plastic water pipe is 1m 83cm long. if one hundred and thirteen centimetres are cut off, how long is the piece of the pipe that is left? Give your answer in centimetres. cm Correct Wrong

8. A coin weighs 9g 33mg. What is the weight of the coin in milligrams? mg Correct Wrong

9. Ann weighs 44kg 861g. Maggie weighs 49kg 308g . What is their combined weight in grams? g Correct Wrong

10. A Fortuner car weighs 1,817kg. What would the total weight of 5 of these cars be? Give your answer in tonnes. t Correct Wrong

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Try your best to answer the questions above. Type your answers into the boxes provided leaving no spaces. As you work through the exercise regularly click the "check" button. If you have any wrong answers, do your best to do corrections but if there is anything you don't understand, please ask your teacher for help.

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Common Units

Length

UnitRelationship
kilometre (km)1 km = 1000 m
metre (m) 
centimetre (cm)100 cm = 1 m
millimetre (mm)1000 mm = 1 m

Weight (mass)

UnitRelationship
tonne (t)1 t = 1000 kg
kilogram (kg)1 kg = 1000 g
gram (g) 
milligram (mg)1000 mg = 1 g

Volume

UnitRelationship
cubic metre (m3)1 m3 = 1000 L
litre (L) 
centilitre (cL)100 cL = 1 L
millilitre (mL)1000 mL = 1 L
cubic centimetre (cm3)1000 cm3 = 1 L

Time

UnitRelationship
day (d)1 d = 24 hr
hour (hr)1 hr = 60 min
minute (min)1 min = 60 s
second (s) 
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