# Worksheet: Estimating Duration

Q1:

I spent 2 in the movie theater watching a movie.

• Ahours
• Bminutes

Q2:

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

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

Q3:

Which of the following is the best estimate for the time it would take a man to sprint 100 meters?

• A 3 minutes
• B 100 seconds
• C 20 minutes
• D 14 seconds
• E 1 hour

Q4:

The time to travel by car from Texas, USA, to Washington, USA, is about seconds.

Which of the following is the most appropriate unit for the time of this journey?

• A years
• Bmonths
• C minutes
• D hours
• E weeks

Convert the journey time from seconds to the more appropriate unit.

• A hours
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q5:

Which of the following would be the best estimate for the length of a full movie?

• A 3 minutes
• B 6 hours and 45 minutes
• C 2 minutes
• D 1 hour and 30 minutes
• E 30 hours

Q6:

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

• A 1 hour
• B 15 minutes
• C 30 minutes
• D 2 minutes
• E 2 hours

Q7:

It takes me about 2 to put on my suit.

• Aminutes
• Bhours

Q8:

It takes about one to climb two flights of stairs.

• Aminute
• Bhour