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2.3: Appropriate Measurement Tools

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Centimeter

A centimeter is a very small unit of metric measure. A centimeter is one hundredth of one meter.

Customary units of length

Customary units of length include: inches, feet, yards and miles.

Foot

A foot is a customary unit of measurement. There are 12 inches in 1 foot.

Inches

An inch is a customary unit of measurement, measured best by a ruler.

Kilometer

A kilometer is a common metric unit of length that is equal to 1,000 meters.

Length

Length is a measurement of how long something is. Examples of customary units of length are inches, feet, yards and miles.

Measurement

A measurement is the weight, height, length or size of something.

Meter

A meter is a common metric unit of length that is slightly larger than a yard.

Metric units of length

The metric units of length are units of measurement such as millimeter, centimeter, meter and kilometer.

Mile

A mile is a customary unit for measuring distance. There are 5280 feet in 1 mile.

Millimeter

A millimeter is the smallest common metric unit of length.

Yard

A yard is a customary unit of measurement. There are 3 feet in 1 yard.

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