# Using a Ruler: Measuring Lengths in Centimetres

In this worksheet, students measure a length in centimetres by reading a scale on a ruler.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Reading Scales

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you must measure and write the length of each object in centimetres.

Example

Measure the length of this stick using the centimetre ruler.

The end of the stick reaches from 0 to 40 centimetres on the ruler.

The answer is 40.

Measure the length of this sign using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

Measure the length of this doll house using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

Measure the length of this doll house using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

Measure the length of this fence using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

Measure the length of this fence using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

Measure the length of this fence using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

• Question 1

Measure the length of this sign using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

10
• Question 2

Measure the length of this doll house using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

30
• Question 3

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

30
• Question 4

Measure the length of this doll house using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

50
• Question 5

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

60
• Question 6

Measure the length of this fence using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

40
• Question 7

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

70
• Question 8

Measure the length of this fence using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

80
• Question 9

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

120
• Question 10

Measure the length of this fence using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

90
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