Multiple Choice Identify the choice that best completes the
statement or answers the question.



What is the most appropriate unit to measure each
length?


1.

length of a pencil
a.  millimeter  c.  meter  b.  centimeter  d.  kilometer 


2.

the distance traveled from California to New
York
a.  millimeter  c.  meter  b.  centimeter  d.  kilometer 


3.

the length of a new chalk
a.  millimeter  c.  meter  b.  centimeter  d.  kilometer 



Compare.


4.

12 cm > ____
a.  12 mm  c.  12
km  b.  12 m  d.  12
cm 


5.

2 m < ____

Short Answer



Use the chart that shows the amount of ribbon
needed for each child’s art project.
Amount of Ribbon Needed  Gina’s Art Project  12 cm  Tom’s Art Project  8 cm  Larry’s Art Project  13 cm   


6.

Larry’s ribbon will be cut into 13 equal
pieces. Will each piece of cut ribbon be more or less than a millimeter?


7.

Gina will cut her piece of ribbon into 3 equal
pieces. Then, she will cut one of the pieces in half. How long will each of the smaller pieces
be?


8.

If Tom needs half of Gina’s ribbon for his
project, how many centimeters of ribbon does Tom need in all?



Solve.


9.

Janice walks 3 meters to school each day. Bach
walks 400 centimeters to school each day. Who walks longer to school. How much longer?


10.

Yen buys 4 pieces of wire. Each piece is 1 meter
long. How many centimeters of wire did Yen buy in all?
