Matching



Match the measurement given to the number of times you would use a 100 cm
ruler.
A.  Use the ruler
twice.  B.  Use the ruler 19 times.  C.  Use the ruler 3
times.  D.  Use the ruler once.  E.  Use the ruler 10
times.   


1.

50
cm


2.

200
cm


3.

10
m


4.

a
tandem bicycle is 2790 mm in length


5.

the
distance between two houses is 19 m

Multiple Choice
Choose the
letter beside the correct answer.


6.

Monique’s stride is about 75 cm. It took her 2.5 strides to measure the length of
her garden. About how long is Monique’s garden?
A.  170
cm  B.  180
cm  C.  190
cm  D.  200
cm         


7.

Jamel’s arm is 512 mm long. Carrie’s arm is 0.5 m long. Who has the longer
arm?


8.

Maria
jumped 1525 mm in a long jump competition. Janet jumped 162 cm. Who has the longer
jump?


9.

Megan
lives 525 000 cm from her school. Would Megan walk or take the bus to school?


10.

What
would be the better unit for describing the distance Megan lives from her school?
A.  millimetres  B.  kilometres  C.  metres       
