Lesson Worksheet: Converting between Imperial and Metric Units of Length Mathematics
In this worksheet, we will practice using approximate equivalences to convert between metric and imperial units of length.
David is 64 inches tall.
What is David’s height in centimeters?
Hint: 32 inches is approximately equal to 80 centimeters.
- A40 cm
- B150 cm
- C100 cm
- D170 cm
- E160 cm
Complete the following: .
Hint: 100 cm is equal to 1 m.
- A1, 30
- B1, 20
- C1, 10
- D1, 40
- E1, 60
Find the approximate length, in centimeters, of a cable of Christmas lights with a length of 60 in.
Hint: 30 in is approximately 76 cm.
Liam takes a bus from his house to his school. The distance between the house and the school is 10 miles. Find the approximate distance in kilometers.
Hint: 5 miles is approximately 8 kilometers.