﻿ Reading a Ruler Worksheet | Problems & Solutions

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1.
Measure the length of the candy bar.

 a. $3\frac{3}{4}$ inches b. $1\frac{3}{4}$ inches c. $1\frac{1}{4}$ inches d. $3\frac{1}{4}$ inches

2.
Measure the length of the square.

 a. $1\frac{2}{4}$ inches b. $1\frac{1}{4}$ inches c. $2\frac{1}{4}$ inches d. $2\frac{2}{4}$ inches

3.
Measure the length of the eraser.

 a. $\frac{1}{2}$ inch b. $1\frac{3}{4}$ inches c. $1\frac{1}{4}$ inches d. 1 inch

4.
Estimate the length of the address label to the nearest centimeter.

 a. 10 cm b. 8 cm c. 8.5 cm d. 9 cm

5.
Jim measured the length of a square by placing it next to the ruler as shown. What is the length of the square?

 a. 4 cm b. 3 cm c. 5 cm d. 2 cm

6.
Identify the base length of the rectangle.

 a. 6 cm b. 7 cm c. 5 cm d. 4 m

7.
How long is the line segment?

 a. 6 cm b. 5 cm c. 7 cm d. 4 cm

8.
Measure the length of the triangle.

 a. $3\frac{1}{4}$ inches b. $4\frac{2}{3}$ inches c. $2\frac{3}{4}$ inches d. $\frac{3}{4}$ inches

9.
Estimate the length of the playing card to the nearest centimeter.

 a. 3.5 cm b. 4 cm c. 2.5 cm d. 3 cm

 a. $3\frac{1}{4}$ inches b. $1\frac{3}{4}$ inches c. $4\frac{3}{4}$ inches d. $4\frac{1}{3}$ inches