Worksheet: Nonstandard Units of Volume and Capacity
In this worksheet, we will practice how to measure capacity with nonstandard units and to use our measurements to compare the capacity of objects.
Capacity is the amount that objects can hold. Finish the sentences to compare the capacity of the saucepan and the pot.
Fill in the blank: The saucepan holds .
Fill in the blank: The pot holds .
Fill in the blank: The capacity of the pot is the capacity of the saucepan.
- Aless than
- Bthe same as
- Cgreater than
Anthony poured water into two fishbowls.
He found the volume of water in each bowl.
One jug holds two cups of water.
Show Anthony the volume of the fishbowl in cups.
Which bowl contains more water?
Natalie used jugs to measure the capacity of these three items.
Put the objects in order from the least capacity to the greatest capacity.