# Drawing lines with specified lengths

## Lesson details

### Key learning points

1. In this lesson, we will work out the length of a mystery line and then draw it.

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## Worksheet

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## Starter quiz

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### 3 Questions

Q1.
How do you measure a curved line accurately?
Just estimate
Correct answer: Use a piece of string
Use a ruler
Q2.
The question said 'Measure the longest side'. What have they done wrong?
Nothing! It's correct.
Correct answer: They didn't measure the longest side.
They didn't start at the 0.
Q3.
The question said 'Measure the longest side'. What have they done wrong?
Nothing! It's correct!
They didn't measure the longest side.
Correct answer: They didn't start at the 0.

## Exit quiz

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### 3 Questions

Q1.
The first line is 6cm. The mystery line is 3cm longer than the first line. What is the length of the mystery line?
3cm
6cm
8cm
Q2.
The first line is 11cm. The mystery line is 5cm shorter than the first line. What is the length of the mystery line?
11cm
16cm