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Standard Metric Measures and Interchanging Between Them

In this worksheet, students revise their work on standard metric measures and how to change between them.

'Standard Metric Measures and Interchanging Between Them' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Standard Units of Measure

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Standard measurements of length are millimetre (mm), centimetre (cm), metre (m), kilometre (km)

10 mm = 1 cm

100 cm = 1 m

1000 m = 1 km

 

 

To change from a larger unit to a smaller unit:

To change from a smaller unit to a larger unit:

 

Examples

Change 0.27 km to metres

0.27 km = 0.27 × 1000 m = 270 m

 

Change 54 mm to cm

54 mm = 54 ÷ 10 cm = 5.4 cm

 

 

Similarly 1 kg = 1000 g and

 

Example

Change 0.27 kg to grams

0.27 kg = 0.27 × 1000 g = 270 g

Complete

 

0.57 m =
 
mm

Complete

 

523 m =
 
km

Complete

 

81 mm =
 
cm

Complete

 

0.81 kg =
 
g

Complete

 

328 g =
 
kg

Complete

 

0.9 kg =
 
g

Complete

 

0.55 km =
 
m

Complete

 

0.55 km =
 
cm

Complete

 

304 g =
 
kg

Complete

 

217 m =
 
km
  • Question 1

Complete

 

0.57 m =
 
mm
CORRECT ANSWER
570
  • Question 2

Complete

 

523 m =
 
km
CORRECT ANSWER
0.523
.523
  • Question 3

Complete

 

81 mm =
 
cm
CORRECT ANSWER
8.1
  • Question 4

Complete

 

0.81 kg =
 
g
CORRECT ANSWER
810
  • Question 5

Complete

 

328 g =
 
kg
CORRECT ANSWER
0.328
.328
  • Question 6

Complete

 

0.9 kg =
 
g
CORRECT ANSWER
900
  • Question 7

Complete

 

0.55 km =
 
m
CORRECT ANSWER
550
  • Question 8

Complete

 

0.55 km =
 
cm
CORRECT ANSWER
55000
55 000
  • Question 9

Complete

 

304 g =
 
kg
CORRECT ANSWER
0.304
.304
  • Question 10

Complete

 

217 m =
 
km
CORRECT ANSWER
0.217
.217
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