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Measurement: Reading Weights From a Scale

In this worksheet, students learn about how to read a weight in kilograms and half kilograms from a scale or balance.

'Measurement: Reading Weights From a Scale' 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 will learn how to read the weight from weighing scales.

The scales in this worksheet are all marked in kilograms.

 

Example

Look at the scales.

Read the weight of this giant cauliflower in kilograms.

 

 

Answer

The arrow is pointing halfway between 4 and 5 so the answer is 4½ kg or 4.5 kg.

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