Year 6

Year 6

# Decimals and measures: Solving problems including the conversion of standard units of measure

## Lesson details

### Key learning points

1. In this lesson, we will convert between pounds and pence, and then work on multi-step problems involving calculation of measure.

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### 5 Questions

Q1.
How do you convert grams to kilograms?
Divide by 10
Correct answer: Divide by 1000
Multiply by 100
Q2.
How do you convert kilograms to grams?
Divide by 1000
Multiply by 100
Correct answer: Multiply by 1000
Q3.
What is the mass of the pineapple in kilograms?
0.212 kg
2,120,000 kg
Correct answer: 2.12 kg
Q4.
What is the mass of the tiger cub in grams?
0.161 g
Correct answer: 1,610 g
1.610 g
Q5.
What is the difference between the mass of the two books in kilograms?
Correct answer: 0.106 kg
106 kg
106,000 kg