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This question assesses the students ability to calculate and convert between different types of compound units, including rates of pay, speed and unit pricing.

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Calculate a speed in m/s given distance and time taken, then convert that to km/hour

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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.

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Convert from km to metres and miles, and miles to km.

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Convert a height given in feet and inches into cm and then metres.

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Convert weights of babies between kg and lb and oz.

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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 rightangled triangle, and a trapezium.
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