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Which Imperial Measurement?

In this worksheet, students choose the most appropriate imperial measurement.

'Which Imperial Measurement?' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:  Number

Curriculum subtopic:  Use Standard Units of Measure

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

The following imperial/metric equivalents may be helpful in this worksheet.

 

1 m ≈ 3 ft


8 km
5 miles


1 kg
2.2 lbs


30 g
1 ounce


1 litre
2 pints

Which is the better measurement for...?

the capacity of a beer glass

1 pint

1 gallon

Which is the better measurement for...?

the length of a car

4 feet

4 yards

Which is the better measurement for...?

the height of a mountain

28000 feet

28000 yards

Which is the better measurement for...?

the mass of a bed

6 pounds

6 stone

Which is the better measurement for...?

the mass of a Christmas cake

2 pounds

2 ounces

Which is the better measurement for...?

the distance from London to Brighton

5000 yards

50 miles

Which is the better measurement for...?

the mass of a small toy car

10 pounds

10 ounces

Which is the better measurement for...?

the width of a TV screen

36 inches

36 feet

Which is the better measurement for...?

the volume of water in my bath

40 gallons

4 pints

Which is the better measurement for...?

the height of the Empire State Building

(Hint: it's about ¼ mile high)

484 feet

484 yards

  • Question 1

Which is the better measurement for...?

the capacity of a beer glass

CORRECT ANSWER
1 pint
  • Question 2

Which is the better measurement for...?

the length of a car

CORRECT ANSWER
4 yards
  • Question 3

Which is the better measurement for...?

the height of a mountain

CORRECT ANSWER
28000 feet
  • Question 4

Which is the better measurement for...?

the mass of a bed

CORRECT ANSWER
6 pounds
  • Question 5

Which is the better measurement for...?

the mass of a Christmas cake

CORRECT ANSWER
2 pounds
  • Question 6

Which is the better measurement for...?

the distance from London to Brighton

CORRECT ANSWER
50 miles
  • Question 7

Which is the better measurement for...?

the mass of a small toy car

CORRECT ANSWER
10 ounces
  • Question 8

Which is the better measurement for...?

the width of a TV screen

CORRECT ANSWER
36 inches
  • Question 9

Which is the better measurement for...?

the volume of water in my bath

CORRECT ANSWER
40 gallons
  • Question 10

Which is the better measurement for...?

the height of the Empire State Building

(Hint: it's about ¼ mile high)

CORRECT ANSWER
484 yards
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