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Time Problems (3)

In this worksheet, students must know how many months, weeks and days there are in various time periods, including halves and quarters.

'Time Problems (3)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Time Problems

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

You should know that there are:

12 months in 1 year

7 days in 1 week.

 

This means that there are:

6 months in ½ year

3 months in ¼ year

14 days in 2 weeks (1 fortnight).

 

You should also know that there are:

365 days in 1 year

366 days in 1 leap year.

 

 

Example 1

Jack takes 3 weeks to decorate his house.

How many days is this?

 

Answer

1 week = 7 days.

3 weeks = 3 × 7 = 21 days.

 

 

Example 2

Annie stays at her job for 4½ years.

How many months is this?

 

Answer

1 year = 12 months.

½ year = 6 months.

 

4½ years = 4 × 12 + 6 = 48 + 6 = 54 months.

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