What Are Measurements?, 1st Edition

  • Bridget Heos
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  • ISBN-10: 1622755081
  • ISBN-13: 9781622755080
  • DDC: 530.8
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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The basics of measurement are an important part of the science and mathematics curriculum for students and readers. This volume is a simple and straightforward guide to measurements, including a history on how measurements were formed and have been standardized and basics on measuring distance, weight, temperature, volume, time, and more, along with information on the metric and imperial systems. Chapters contain vocabulary words and simple exercises that help to supplement the text and add an interactive, hands-on learning experience for students wanting to learn more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Overview.
2: Standard Measurements.
3: The English System.
4: The Metric System.
5: Two Systems.
6: Measuring Distance.
7: Measuring Perimeter and Area.
8: Measuring Volume.
9: Measuring Round Objects.
10: Measuring Weight.
11: Measuring Angles.
12: Measuring Temperature.
13: Measuring Time.
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