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Using a Ruler: Measuring Heights in Centimetres

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

'Using a Ruler: Measuring Heights in Centimetres' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Reading Scales

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

In this worksheet, you must measure and write a height in centimetres.

 

Example

Measure the height of this boy in centimetres.

 

 

Answer

The top of the boy's head is level with 100 centimetres on the scale.

The answer is 100.

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