KS1 Maths Quiz
Temperatures are measured in oC (Celsius) or sometimes in oF (Fahrenheit).

# Year 2 Measurements - Units

This quiz addresses the requirements of the National Curriculum KS1 Maths and Numeracy for children aged 6 and 7 in year 2. Specifically this quiz is aimed at the section dealing with choosing and using appropriate standard units to estimate and measure.

Children in Year 1 are exposed to and expected to use the appropriate standard units of measurement for height (cm/m), weight (g/kg), temperature (oC) and capacity (ml/l). This quiz will help them to become familiar with the appropriate units to use for each measurement.

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1. Question 1

What units could we use to measure his height?
He might be just over a metre tall so we'd need to use centimetres too
2. Question 2

Which unit would we use to measure the temperature on the island?
Temperatures are measured in degrees
3. Question 3

Which unit would we use to measure how much water the boy will put in the pool?
There will be about 100 litres in the pool
4. Question 4

Which unit would we use to measure the height of a tall building?
Some tall buildings can be hundreds of metres tall!
5. Question 5

Which unit would we use to measure the weight of the cow?
A cow weighs more than 500kg!
6. Question 6

Which unit would we use to measure the amount of water in the bath?
Litres are useful for larger amounts of liquid
7. Question 7

Which unit would we use to measure how much juice is in the glass?
The juice is less than a litre so we would use millilitres
8. Question 8

Which unit would we use to measure one of the tomatoes' weight?
Kilograms wouldn't be any use as the tomato wouldn't be heavy enough
9. Question 9

Which unit would we use to measure to length of the book?
The book is about 40cm long
10. Question 10

Which unit would we use to measure the length of the caterpillar?
This caterpillar is about 7 or 8 centimetres long

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