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Know Your Metric Conversions and Your Fractions

In this worksheet, students convert a larger measurement to a smaller one, and then express the smaller one as a fraction of the larger one.

'Know Your Metric Conversions and Your Fractions' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:  Convert Between Metric Measurements

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

This worksheet is about writing one measurement as a fraction of a larger measurement.

Note :

1000 g = 1 kg

1000 ml = 1 litre

1000 m = 1 km

100 cm = 1 metre

 

Example

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

750 m is
 
 of 1 km.

 

Fraction choices are 1/2, 1/4, 3/4, 1/10, 1/100

 

Answer

We know that 1 km is the same as 1000 m

1/2 of 1000 is 500

1/4 of 1000 is 250

3/4 of 1000 is 750

 

Answer: 750 m is 3/4 of 1 km.

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

250 g is
 
 of 1 kg.
1/2

1/4

3/4

1/10

1/100

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

10 ml is
 
 of 1 litre.
1/2

1/4

3/4

1/10

1/100

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

25 cm is
 
 of 1 metre.
1/2

1/4

3/4

1/10

1/100

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

10 g is
 
 of 1 kg.
1/2

1/4

3/4

1/10

1/100

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

750 g is
 
 of 1 kg.
1/2

1/4

3/4

1/10

1/100

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

1 cm is
 
 of 1 metre.
1/2

1/4

3/4

1/10

1/100

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

250 m is
 
 of 1 km.
1/2

1/4

3/4

1/10

1/100

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

500 m is
 
 of 1 km.
1/2

1/4

3/4

1/10

1/100

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

50 cm is
 
 of 1 metre.
1/2

1/4

3/4

1/10

1/100

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

250 m is
 
 of 1 km.
3/4

1/2

1/4

1/100

  • Question 1

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

250 g is
 
 of 1 kg.
CORRECT ANSWER
1/4
EDDIE SAYS
1000 g = 1 kg 250/100 = 0.25 or 1/4
  • Question 2

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

10 ml is
 
 of 1 litre.
CORRECT ANSWER
1/100
EDDIE SAYS
1000 ml = 1 litre 10/1000 = 0.01 or 1/100
  • Question 3

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

25 cm is
 
 of 1 metre.
CORRECT ANSWER
1/4
EDDIE SAYS
100 cm = 1 metre 75 cm = 3/4 50 cm = 1/2 25 cm = 1/4
  • Question 4

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

10 g is
 
 of 1 kg.
CORRECT ANSWER
1/100
EDDIE SAYS
1000 g = 1 kg 10/1000 = 0.01 or 1/100
  • Question 5

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

750 g is
 
 of 1 kg.
CORRECT ANSWER
3/4
EDDIE SAYS
1000 g = 1 kg 750 g = 3/4
  • Question 6

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

1 cm is
 
 of 1 metre.
CORRECT ANSWER
1/100
EDDIE SAYS
100 cm = 1 metre 1/100 = 0.01
  • Question 7

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

250 m is
 
 of 1 km.
CORRECT ANSWER
1/4
EDDIE SAYS
1000 m = 1 km 250 m = 1/4
  • Question 8

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

500 m is
 
 of 1 km.
CORRECT ANSWER
1/2
EDDIE SAYS
1000 m = 1 km 500 m = 1/2
  • Question 9

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

50 cm is
 
 of 1 metre.
CORRECT ANSWER
1/2
EDDIE SAYS
100 cm = 1 metre 50 cm = 1/2
  • Question 10

Choose the fraction for the following sentence.

250 m is
 
 of 1 km.
CORRECT ANSWER
1/4
EDDIE SAYS
1000 m = 1 km 250 m = 1/4
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