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Measuring Weight: Calculating Differences

In this worksheet, students study the weights of different foods and answer the questions.

'Measuring Weight: Calculating Differences' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:  Measure, Compare, Add/Subtract Lengths, Mass, and Volume/Capacity

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

This worksheet is about weight.

 

Example

Rice Biscuits

 

Which is heavier, the rice or the biscuits?

How much heavier?

 

Answers

The rice is heavier as it weighs more.

The rice is heavier by 100 grams. (450g - 350g = 100g)

Which is heavier, the rice or the biscuits?

 

Rice Biscuits
Rice

Biscuits

How much heavier is the rice?

 

Rice Biscuits
100 grams

50 grams

Which is lighter, the sugar or the bread?

 

Sugar Bread
Sugar

Bread

How much lighter is the bread?

 

Sugar Bread
100 grams

200 grams

Which is heavier, the meat or the rice?

 

Meat Rice
Meat

Rice

How much heavier is the meat?

 

Meat Rice
400 grams

300 grams

Which are heavier, the oranges or the biscuits?

 

Oranges Biscuits
Oranges

Biscuits

How much heavier are the oranges?

 

Oranges Biscuits
850 grams

150 grams

Which is heavier, the oranges or the fish?

 

Oranges Fish
Oranges

Fish

How much heavier is the fish?

 

Oranges Fish
150 grams

300 grams

  • Question 1

Which is heavier, the rice or the biscuits?

 

Rice Biscuits
CORRECT ANSWER
Rice
  • Question 2

How much heavier is the rice?

 

Rice Biscuits
CORRECT ANSWER
100 grams
EDDIE SAYS
450g - 350g = 100g
  • Question 3

Which is lighter, the sugar or the bread?

 

Sugar Bread
CORRECT ANSWER
Bread
  • Question 4

How much lighter is the bread?

 

Sugar Bread
CORRECT ANSWER
100 grams
EDDIE SAYS
500g - 400g = 100g
  • Question 5

Which is heavier, the meat or the rice?

 

Meat Rice
CORRECT ANSWER
Meat
  • Question 6

How much heavier is the meat?

 

Meat Rice
CORRECT ANSWER
400 grams
EDDIE SAYS
850g - 450g = 400g
  • Question 7

Which are heavier, the oranges or the biscuits?

 

Oranges Biscuits
CORRECT ANSWER
Oranges
  • Question 8

How much heavier are the oranges?

 

Oranges Biscuits
CORRECT ANSWER
150 grams
EDDIE SAYS
500g - 350g = 150g
  • Question 9

Which is heavier, the oranges or the fish?

 

Oranges Fish
CORRECT ANSWER
Fish
  • Question 10

How much heavier is the fish?

 

Oranges Fish
CORRECT ANSWER
150 grams
EDDIE SAYS
650g - 500g = 150g
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