Matching



Select the most appropriate answer for the questions. Answer the questions in the
order they are asked.
Lucy and her
grandmother made a quilt 2.5 metres long and 1.8 metres wide. They divided the area into 12 sections.
a.  about 3/4
metre  b.  estimation  c.  calculator  d.  3 ¸ 4 is 3/4 metre or 0.75 m  e.  mental
math  f.  1.8 ¸ 3 is 0.6 or
close to 1/2 metre  g.  75  h.  It is easy to multiply 0.75 metres X
100.  i.  about 1/2
metre  j.  0.375 metres  k.  It is not easy
to figure out the answer in my head.   


1.

About
how wide is each square?


2.

To
get this answer you used ________ .


3.

Because ________ .


4.

About
how long is each square?


5.

To
get this answer you used ________ .


6.

Because ________ .


7.

How
long is each section to the nearest cm?


8.

To
get this answer you used ________ .


9.

Because ________ .


10.

If
the length of the quilt was divided by 8 equal sections, how long would each section
be?


11.

To
get this answer you used ________ .


12.

Because ________ .
