Lesson Worksheet: Choosing Seconds, Minutes, or Hours Mathematics

In this worksheet, we will practice how to measure how long an activity takes in seconds, minutes, or hours and how to decide which of these units is most appropriate.

Q1:

It takes me about 2 to put on my suit.

  • Aminutes
  • Bhours

Q2:

Pick the most sensible unit of time to finish the sentence. I spent 2 in the movie theater watching a movie.

  • Ahours
  • Bminutes

Q3:

Which of the following would be the best estimate for the amount of time it would take to climb a flight of stairs?

  • A30 minutes
  • B30 hours
  • C30 seconds
  • D30 weeks
  • E30 days

Q4:

Which of the following units is most suitable to describe how long it takes to write your name?

  • Ahours
  • Bseconds
  • Cdays
  • Dweeks

Q5:

David can stay under the water for 1 .

  • Aminute
  • Bhour

Q6:

At night, I usually sleep between 6 and 9 .

  • Aminutes
  • Bhours

Q7:

Fill in the blank: It takes me about 15 to do my math homework.

  • Ahours
  • Bminutes

Q8:

Which of the following is a sensible estimate for the length of a pop song?

  • A3 minutes
  • B3 days
  • C3 weeks
  • D3 seconds
  • E3 hours

Q9:

Which of the following is the best estimate for the amount of time it takes to brush your teeth?

  • A30 minutes
  • B1 hour
  • C2 minutes
  • D2 hours
  • E15 minutes

Q10:

It takes about one to climb two flights of stairs.

  • Ahour
  • Bminute

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