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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

QUESTION 1 of 10

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.

Measure the height in centimetres of this boy.

Just write the number.

 

Measure the height in centimetres of this bean stalk.

Just write the number.

 

Measure the height in centimetres of this boy.

Just write the number.

 

Measure the height in centimetres of this ladder.

Just write the number.

 

Measure the height in centimetres of this person.

Just write the number.

 

Measure the height in centimetres of this ladder.

Just write the number.

 

Measure the height in centimetres of this bean stalk.

Just write the number.

 

Measure the height in centimetres of this boy.

Just write the number.

 

Measure the height in centimetres of this boy.

Just write the number.

 

Measure the height of this ladder in centimetres.

Just write the number.

 

  • Question 1

Measure the height in centimetres of this boy.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
100
  • Question 2

Measure the height in centimetres of this bean stalk.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
130
  • Question 3

Measure the height in centimetres of this boy.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
140
  • Question 4

Measure the height in centimetres of this ladder.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
120
  • Question 5

Measure the height in centimetres of this person.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
150
  • Question 6

Measure the height in centimetres of this ladder.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
80
  • Question 7

Measure the height in centimetres of this bean stalk.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
170
  • Question 8

Measure the height in centimetres of this boy.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
140
  • Question 9

Measure the height in centimetres of this boy.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
120
  • Question 10

Measure the height of this ladder in centimetres.

Just write the number.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
140
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