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Connecting Volume and Capacity in the Metric System - Posters

PDF | 3 pages|Grades: 4 - 5

A set of posters connecting volume and capacity in the metric system.

Do you have students who struggle to connect volume and capacity? Display these posters in your classroom to show the connection between the two. Students will also be able to use them as a reference when converting between volume and capacity units in the metric system.

The following outlines what is included in each poster.

Converting Units of Volume

This poster includes the conversion between:

  • cubic centimeters (cm3) and cubic millimeters (mm3)
  • cubic meters (m3) and cubic centimeters (cm3)
  • cubic kilometers (km3) and cubic meters (m3)

Converting Units of Capacity

This poster includes the conversion between:

  • liters (L) and milliliters (mL)
  • kiloliters (kL) and liters (L)
  • megaliters (ML) and kiloliters (kL)

Connecting Volume and Capacity

This poster includes the connection between:

  • cubic centimeters (cm3) and milliliters (mL)
  • cubic centimeters (cm3) and liters (L)
  • cubic meters (m3) and kiloliters (kL)
  • cubic meters (m3) and megaliters (ML)

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  Common Core Curriculum alignment

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