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# ATS-Math 6

### Measurement

Question | Answer |
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Define Length | the distance along a line or figure from one point to another. |

Name 3 items that are used to measure most lengths in our country | Rulers, yardsticks and tape measures |

Centimeter rulers, meter sticks, and tapes are what type of measurement used to measure lengths? | Metric |

When you make an estimation and you are not even close to the actual measurement, you would be considered where? | “outside the ballpark” |

When your estimation is close to the actual measurement, you are said to be where? | "inside the ballpark” |

What is the best way to judge the size of objects? | By comparing them to the size of an object that you already know. |

Define estimation | This is the approximate measurement of something. |

A doorway is about how wide? A) inch B) foot C) yard D) mile | C) yard |

Most submarine sandwiches are about how long? A) 6 inches B) 12 inches C) 30 inches D) 100 inches | B) 12 inches (which=1 foot) |

A dollar bill is about how long in inches; in centimeters; & in millimeters | inches= 6 centimeters= 15 millimeters= 150 |

A millimeter is about as wide as what? | A screw on a pair of glasses. |

A centimeter is about the size of the width of what? | Your small fingernail. |

1 foot= how many inches? | 12 |

There are how many feet in one yard? | 3 |

The average sidewalk is a how wide? A) a few centimeters B) a few miles C) a few feet D) a few inches | C) a few feet |

There are how many inches in one yard? | 36 |

There are how many millimeters in one centimeter? | 10 |

There are how many centimeters in a meter? | 100 |

Centimeter Centi (like in centimeter) means what? | “hundredths” |

1 centimeter = how many meters? | 1/100 of a meter |

There are how many millimeters in one meter? | 1,000 |

1 inch is about how many centimeters? | 2.5 |

A meter is just a little bit longer than a what? A) a yard B) a foot C) 1/100 of a millimeter D) a mile | A) a yard |

A mile is slightly farther than how many kilometers? A) .015 km B) .15 km C) 1.5 km D) 11.5 km | C) 1.5 km |

What is slightly farther than half a mile. A) A fanthom B) An inch C) 5 yards D) A kilometer | D) A kilometer |