Worksheet: Measuring to the Nearest Inch
In this worksheet, we will practice how to use a ruler to measure the lengths of objects to the nearest inch by considering the midpoint between two inch markers.
Hannah is trying to measure the length of her comb.
She says it is about 6 inches long. Is she correct?
Pick the correct answer to complete the following: The glue stick is about long.
Sophia says the length of the scissors is about 6 in.
Hannah says the length of the scissors is about 5 in.
Who is correct?
Select the correct length of the spoon.
- AIt is exactly 3 inches long.
- BIt is exactly 4 inches long.
- CIt is about 3 inches long.
- DIt is about 4 inches long.
Use the ruler to measure the toothbrush to the nearest inch.
About how long is the pencil?
- AAbout 7 inches
- BAbout 4 inches
- CAbout 5 inches
- DAbout 6 inches
True or False: The length of the jar is about 3 inches.