In this worksheet, we will practice estimating and measuring units of capacity in the metric system and solving word problems in a real-life context.

**Q1: **

The litre is a unit for measuring what?

- Alength
- Btime
- Ctemperature
- Dcapacity

**Q2: **

Complete the following: The amount that a container holds is its .

- A weight
- B length
- C height
- D capacity
- E area

**Q4: **

A group of elephants drink 982 liters of water each day. How many days will 4 910 liters of water last?

**Q5: **

Choose the most appropriate unit to measure the capacity of a bucket in order to avoid very large numbers or small decimals.

- Alitre
- Bmillilitre

**Q6: **

Choose the most appropriate unit to measure the capacity of a wading pool in order to avoid very large numbers or small decimals.

- Aliter
- Bmilliliter

**Q7: **

Choose the most appropriate unit to measure the capacity of a spoon in order to avoid very large numbers or small decimals.

- Amillilitre
- Blitre

**Q8: **

Choose the most appropriate unit to measure the capacity of a juice box in order to avoid very large numbers or small decimals.

- Amillilitre
- Blitre

**Q9: **

Pick the most appropriate unit to measure the capacity of a barrel of water.

- ALiter
- BMilliliter

**Q10: **

Choose the most appropriate unit to measure the capacity of a bottle of glue, in order to avoid very large numbers or small decimals.

- Amillilitre
- Blitre

**Q12: **

A baby animal drinks 279 litres of milk each day. Is 279 000 mL of milk enough to feed the baby animal for one day?

- Ayes
- Bno

**Q13: **

Calculate the capacity of a swimming pool having a length of 23 units, a width of 7 units, and a depth of 12 units.

**Q14: **

A cuboid-shaped swimming pool has internal dimensions of 41 m, 27 m, and 2.7 m. Find its capacity in litres.

**Q15: **

A plastic box has a total volume of
912 cm^{3}, and a capacity of 695 cm^{3}. What is the volume of the plastic?

**Q16: **

What is measured in cubic centimetres?

- Aperimeter
- Barea
- Clength
- Dvolume

**Q17: **

What is the most suitable unit for estimating the volume of a room?

- A
- B
- C
- D
- E

**Q18: **

Choose the most appropriate unit to measure the capacity of a pot of soup in order to avoid very large numbers or small decimals.

- Aliter
- Bmilliliter

**Q19: **

Cooking oil comes in 1.5-litre bottles and 1 537-millilitre bottles. Which is larger, the first or the second bottle?

- Athe second bottle
- Bthe first bottle