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Using compound units: price/weight of sweets Ready to useQuestion
This question assesses the students ability to calculate and convert between different types of compound units, including rates of pay, speed and unit pricing.
Using compound units - speed Ready to useQuestion
Calculate a speed in m/s given distance and time taken, then convert that to km/hour
Estimate the number of buckets of paint to buy, by rounding measurements of a room up to the nearest metre and estimating the total area.
Converting units of length (km/m/miles) Ready to useQuestion
Convert from km to metres and miles, and miles to km.
Converting units of height (feet/inches/cm) Ready to useQuestion
Convert a height given in feet and inches into cm and then metres.
Converting units: baby weight Ready to useQuestion
Convert weights of babies between kg and lb and oz.
Calculate the areas of polygons Ready to useQuestion
This question tests the students ability to calculate the area of different 2D shapes given the units and measurements required. The formulae for the areas are available if required but students are encouraged to try to remember them themselves.
The shapes are: a rectangle, a parallelogram, a right-angled triangle, and a trapezium.