# Convert to Smaller Units

In this worksheet, students will convert measurements into smaller units by multiplying by 1,000.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Measurement

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

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#### Worksheet Overview

In this activity, we will learn about conversions.

Example

Change the measurements into smaller units.

12 kilograms = ____ grams

There are 1,000 grams in a kilogram, so 12 kilograms = 12,000 grams

Remember that there are also 1,000 ml in a litre and 1,000 metres in a kilometre.

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