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Metric Capacities and Containers: Making Them Match

In this worksheet, students match metric capacities to suitable containers.

'Metric Capacities and Containers: Making Them Match' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Different Measures

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

 Remember that the capacity of...

 

  • A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml
  • A glass is approximately 200 ml
  • A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml
  • A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l
  • A large watering can is approximately 12 l

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

330 ml

a bath

a teaspoon

a can of drink

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

20 litres

a bath

a dishwasher

a can of drink

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

4 litres

a watering can

a dishwasher

a can of drink

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

1000 ml

a large watering can

a dishwasher

a carton of juice

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

500 ml

a large watering can

a bath

a bottle of shampoo

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

150 ml

a small glass

a bath

a large bottle of shampoo

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

3 litres

a small glass

a bath

a saucepan

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

2500000 litres

a small glass

a bath

an Olympic swimming pool

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

100 l

a tube of toothpaste

a bath

an Olympic swimming pool

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

100 ml

a tube of toothpaste

a bath

an Olympic swimming pool

  • Question 1

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

330 ml

CORRECT ANSWER
a can of drink
EDDIE SAYS
A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml A glass is approximately 200 ml A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l A large watering can is approximately 12 l
  • Question 2

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

20 litres

CORRECT ANSWER
a dishwasher
EDDIE SAYS
A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml A glass is approximately 200 ml A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l A large watering can is approximately 12 l
  • Question 3

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

4 litres

CORRECT ANSWER
a watering can
EDDIE SAYS
A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml A glass is approximately 200 ml A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l A large watering can is approximately 12 l
  • Question 4

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

1000 ml

CORRECT ANSWER
a carton of juice
EDDIE SAYS
A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml A glass is approximately 200 ml A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l A large watering can is approximately 12 l
  • Question 5

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

500 ml

CORRECT ANSWER
a bottle of shampoo
EDDIE SAYS
A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml A glass is approximately 200 ml A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l A large watering can is approximately 12 l
  • Question 6

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

150 ml

CORRECT ANSWER
a small glass
EDDIE SAYS
A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml A glass is approximately 200 ml A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l A large watering can is approximately 12 l
  • Question 7

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

3 litres

CORRECT ANSWER
a saucepan
EDDIE SAYS
A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml A glass is approximately 200 ml A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l A large watering can is approximately 12 l
  • Question 8

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

2500000 litres

CORRECT ANSWER
an Olympic swimming pool
EDDIE SAYS
A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml A glass is approximately 200 ml A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l A large watering can is approximately 12 l
  • Question 9

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

100 l

CORRECT ANSWER
a bath
EDDIE SAYS
A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml A glass is approximately 200 ml A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l A large watering can is approximately 12 l
  • Question 10

Match the following capacity to its container or use.

 

100 ml

CORRECT ANSWER
a tube of toothpaste
EDDIE SAYS
A teaspoon is approximately 5 ml A glass is approximately 200 ml A can of lemonade is approximately 330 ml A milk carton is approximately 1000 ml or 1 l A large watering can is approximately 12 l
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