Worksheet: Ordering: Tallest, Longest, and Shortest

In this worksheet, we will practice how to directly compare more than two objects by length or height using the words “tallest,” “longest,” and “shortest.”

Q1:

Which children are ordered from tallest to shortest?

  • A
  • B
  • C

Q2:

Which animal is the shortest?

  • A
  • B
  • C

Q3:

Which is the shortest?

  • A
  • B
  • C

Q4:

What is the color of the longest line in the rectangle?

  • ABrown
  • BBlack
  • CYellow

Q5:

What is the color of the shortest line in the rectangle?

  • Ayellow
  • Bbrown
  • Cblack

Q6:

Which is the tallest?

  • A(a)
  • B(c)
  • C(b)

Q7:

Which clocks are ordered from shortest to tallest?

  • A
  • B
  • C

Q8:

Which is the longest?

  • A
  • B
  • C

Q9:

Which stripe has the same length as the blue one?

  • A(b)
  • B(a)
  • C(c)

Q10:

Order the shapes from shortest to longest.

  • A𝐵,𝐶,𝐷,𝐴
  • B𝐷,𝐵,𝐴,𝐶
  • C𝐶,𝐴,𝐷,𝐵
  • D𝐴,𝐷,𝐶,𝐵

Q11:

Which strip has the same length as the blue one?

  • Ab
  • Bc
  • Ca

Q12:

Complete the following using the figure: Anthony is shorter than and .

  • AMichael, Madison
  • BMadison, Hannah
  • CJennifer, Benjamin
  • DMichael, Benjamin
  • EJennifer, Michael

Q13:

Write the colors of the lines in order from shortest to longest.

  • ARed, yellow, green, black, blue
  • BBlack, blue, green, red, yellow
  • CRed, yellow, green, blue, black
  • DBlack, blue, green, yellow, red

Q14:

Order the lines from longest to shortest.

  • A(b), (a), (d), (c), (e)
  • B(b), (a), (c), (e), (d)
  • C(b), (a), (c), (d), (e)
  • D(e), (d), (c), (a), (b)
  • E(c), (a), (b), (d), (e)

Q15:

Write the colours of the lines in order from longest to shortest.

  • AYellow, green, red, blue, black
  • BYellow, green, red, black, blue
  • CBlack, blue, red, green, yellow
  • DBlack, blue, red, yellow, green

Q16:

Which line is a different length to the others?

  • A𝐴𝐵
  • B𝐶𝐷
  • C𝐸𝐹
  • D𝐾𝐿

Q17:

Order the lines from shortest to longest.

  • A(b), (c), (a), (d), (e)
  • B(c), (a), (b), (d), (e)
  • C(b), (a), (d), (c), (e)
  • D(e), (d), (a), (c), (b)
  • E(b), (a), (c), (e), (d)

Q18:

Arrange the names of the children from the shortest to tallest.

  • ACharlotte, Elizabeth, Jacob, Jackson, Sophia, Scarlett
  • BSophia, Scarlett, Jacob, Jackson, Elizabeth, Charlotte
  • CSophia, Scarlett, Jackson, Jacob, Elizabeth, Charlotte
  • DCharlotte, Elizabeth, Jacob,Scarlett, Jackson, Sophia
  • ECharlotte, Elizabeth, Jacob, Jackson, Scarlett, Sophia

Q19:

Which stripe is the longest?

  • A(b)
  • B(c)
  • C(a)
  • D(d)

Q20:

Use the given figure to complete the following: Charlotte is taller than .

  • AJacob
  • BIsabella
  • CSophia
  • DNoah
  • EEthan

Q21:

What is the name of the tallest child?

  • ASophia
  • BMason
  • CElizabeth
  • DNoah
  • EAmelia

Q22:

Which stripe is the shortest?

  • A(d)
  • B(a)
  • C(b)
  • D(c)

Q23:

Order the lines from shortest to longest.

  • A𝐵, 𝐸, 𝐷, 𝐴, 𝐶, 𝐹
  • B𝐴, 𝐶, 𝐷, 𝐹, 𝐸, 𝐵
  • C𝐵, 𝐸, 𝐹, 𝐷, 𝐶, 𝐴
  • D𝐵, 𝐹, 𝐸, 𝐶, 𝐷, 𝐴

Q24:

A mango tree is 8 feet tall. A pear tree is shorter than the mango tree. An apple tree is taller than the mango tree. Which tree is the shortest?

  • Athe mango tree
  • Bthe apple tree
  • Cthe pear tree

Q25:

Order the lines from longest to shortest.

  • A𝐹, 𝐶, 𝐷, 𝐴, 𝐵, 𝐸
  • B𝐹, 𝐷, 𝐶, 𝐴, 𝐵, 𝐸
  • C𝐹, 𝐶, 𝐴, 𝐸, 𝐵, 𝐷
  • D𝐹, 𝐸, 𝐵, 𝐴, 𝐷, 𝐶
  • E𝐹, 𝐷, 𝐶, 𝐵, 𝐴, 𝐸

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