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Using a Ruler: Measuring Lengths in Centimetres

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

'Using a Ruler: Measuring Lengths in Centimetres' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Reading Scales

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

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.

 

  

Answer

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.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
10
  • Question 2

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

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
30
  • Question 3

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
30
  • Question 4

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

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
50
  • Question 5

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
60
  • Question 6

Measure the length of this fence using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
40
  • Question 7

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
70
  • Question 8

Measure the length of this fence using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
80
  • Question 9

Measure the length of this stick using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
120
  • Question 10

Measure the length of this fence using this centimetre ruler.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
90
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