Check to make sure you have the following on your desk: Envelope (markers, string) Ruler

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## Check to make sure you have the following on your desk: Envelope (markers, string) Ruler

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1. Check to make sure you have the following on your desk: • Envelope (markers, string) • Ruler • Tape Measure • Laminated Sheet

2. Numbers on a Tape Measure Agri-science Mr. Bailey

3. Table Partner Work • Define the word “measurement” • 30 seconds • How is measurement used in Agriculture (examples of what measurement is used for)

4. Measurement • The process or the result of determining the ratio of a physical quantity, such as a length, time, temperature etc.

5. Table Partner Work • Figure out the length and width of the table using your hand(s) • Figure out the length and width of the table using the piece of string in the envelope

6. Indirect Measurement • A technique that uses proportions to find a measurement when direct measurement is not possible.

7. Indirect Devices • Device used to determine measurement and then transferred to a ruler or scale • String, foot, hand

8. Table Partner Work • Figure out the length and width of the table using the tape measure provided for you

9. Direct Measurement • A process of obtaining the measurement of some entity by reading a measuring tool

10. Direct Devices • Devices that provide a measuring scale on the device • Ruler, measuring tape, yard stick

11. What are the little marks on the tape measure? • These are called tick marks • How many tick marks are in an inch? • Represents 1/16 of an inch

12. Tape Measure Video • http://www.ehow.co.uk/video_4973130_read-tape-measure.html

13. Exit Slip • 1/8 • 10/16 = 5/8 • 3/4 • 13/16