Worksheet: Estimating Duration
In this worksheet, we will practice estimating durations of activities and deciding whether we should measure the time it takes in seconds, minutes, or hours.
It takes me about 2 to put on my suit.
Which of the following would be the best estimate for the amount of time it would take to climb a flight of stairs?
- A 30 hours
- B 30 minutes
- C30 days
- D 30 seconds
- E 30 weeks
Which of the following units is most suitable to describe how long it takes to write your name?
James can stay under the water for 1 .
At night, I usually sleep between 6 and 9 .
It takes me about 15 to do my maths homework.
Which of the following is a sensible estimate for the length of a pop song?
- A 3 hours
- B 3 seconds
- C 3 days
- D 3 minutes
- E 3 weeks