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English Measures

standard measure

common measure


What do we measure?

English Measures


English Measures

capacity – volume weight – mass length - distance


English Measures

capacity – volume

What are the units of capacity or volume?


cups

English Measures

pints

quarts

gallons


cups

But first…

English Measures

pints

quarts

gallons


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Gently down the stream

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Life is but a dream.


round

Row, row, row your boat

Gently down the stream

Merrily, merrily, merrily, merrily

Life is but a dream.


8 ounces in a cup

2 cups in a pint

2 pints in a quart

4 quarts in a gallon


8 oz. = 1 cup

2 c. = 1 pint

2 pt. = 1 quart

4 qt. = 1 gallon


Ounces (fluid oz.)

8 oz. = 1 cup

(oz.)= 1 pint

oz. = 1 quart

(oz.) = 1 gallon


Ounces (fluid oz.)

8 oz. = 1 cup

16 (oz.)= 1 pint

oz. = 1 quart

(oz.) = 1 gallon


Ounces (fluid oz.)

8 oz. = 1 cup

16 (oz.)= 1 pint

“All the world round

a pint is a pound.”


Ounces (fluid oz.)

8 oz. = 1 cup

16 (oz.)= 1 pint

oz. = 1 quart

(oz.) = 1 gallon


Ounces (fluid oz.)

8 oz. = 1 cup

16 (oz.)= 1 pint

32 oz. = 1 quart

(oz.) = 1 gallon


Ounces (fluid oz.)

8 oz. = 1 cup

16 (oz.)= 1 pint

32 oz. = 1 quart

128 (oz.) = 1 gallon


Cups (c.)

8 oz. = 1 cup

c. = 1 pint

c. = 1 quart

c. = 1 gallon


Cups (c.)

8 oz. = 1 cup

2 c. = 1 pint

c. = 1 quart

c. = 1 gallon


Cups (c.)

8 oz. = 1 cup

2 c. = 1 pint

4 c. = 1 quart

c. = 1 gallon


Cups (c.)

8 oz. = 1 cup

2 c. = 1 pint

4 c. = 1 quart

16 c. = 1 gallon


8 oz. = 1 cup

2 c. = 1 pint

2 pt. = 1 quart

4 qt. = 1 gallon


___ oz. = 1 cup

___ c. = 1 pint

___ pt. = 1 quart

___ qt. = 1 gallon



12 inches in a foot

3 feet in a yard

5thousand2hundred80

feet in a mile


12 inches = 1 foot

3 feet = 1 yard

5280

feet = 1 mile


12 in. = 1 ft.

3 ft. = 1 yd.

5280

ft. = 1 mile


12” = 1’

3’ = 1 yd.

5280’

= 1 mile


12 in. = 1 ft.

3 ft. = 1 yd.

5280

ft. = 1 mile


Challenge -

12” = 1’

3’ = 1 yard

____ yards = 1 mile

(hint: 5280’ = 1 mile)


12” = 1’

3’ = 1 yard

1760

yd. = 1 mile



16 ounces in a pound

2000 pounds in a ton

Sitting down under an elephant won’t be any fun!


16 ounces in a pound

2000 pounds in a ton

Collin’s grandfather shot a bison – It weighed exactly a ton!


16 ounces in a pound

2000 pounds in a ton

16 oz. = 1 lb.

2000 lbs. = T.


The Roman libra

(Latin for "scales / balance")

is an ancient Roman unit of mass.

It was divided into 12 uncia,

or ounces.

The libra is the origin of the abbreviation for pound, lb.


16 ounces in a pound

2000 pounds in a ton

16 oz. = 1 lb.

2000 lbs. = T.


REVIEW:

volume / capacity

length

weight

English Measures


12 in. = 1 ft.

3 ft. = 1 yd.

5280

ft. = 1 mile

(length – distance)


8 oz. = 1 cup

2 c. = 1 pint

2 pt. = 1 quart

4 qt. = 1 gallon

(capacity – volume)


16 ounces in a pound

2000 pounds in a ton

16 oz. = 1 lb.

2000 lbs. = T.

(weight – mass)


volume / capacity

length

weight

English Measures


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