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Length Within the Metric System - Worksheet

PDF | 3 pages|Grades: 4 - 5

A worksheet to use when learning to measure and convert length within the metric system.

Use this resource when teaching student how to measure and convert length measurements within the metric system.

This worksheet covers the following concepts:

  • millimeters, centimeters, meters, and kilometers
  • conversions (including decimals)
  • choosing the most suitable unit
  • measuring using metric units
  • calculating perimeter and area.

An answer key is included in the download.

You might also like these metric conversion resources:



  Common Core Curriculum alignment

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  • We have updated a few of the problems on this worksheet to include area as well as perimeter.

    Addition by Natalie Nov 10th, 2020

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