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Bottles, Boxes and Cans

Estimate the capacity of the bottles, boxes and cans in the photograph and answer questions about volume.

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Level 1 - A drag and drop exercise in which the capacity labels have to be dragged onto the annotated diagram.

Level 2 - Questions about volume and capacity in everyday situations.

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Curriculum Reference

See the National Curriculum page for links to related online activities and resources.

1 litre = 1000 ml (millilitres)

1 litre = 100 cl (centilitres)

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