## Reading Scales - Capacity Word Problems

### Related Worksheets

Read the scales on the measuring cylinder and answer word problems involving addition and subtraction. Play against the clock for points.

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### Game Objectives

**New Maths Curriculum:**

Year 2: Compare and order lengths, mass, volume/capacity and record the results using >, < and =

Year 2: Read relevant scales to the nearest numbered unit

Year 3: Measure, compare, add and subtract: lengths (m/cm/mm); mass (kg/g); volume/capacity (l/ml)

Year 4: Estimate, compare and calculate different measures, including money in pounds and pence

**Primary Framework:**

Year 2:

Year 3:

Year 4:

Compare the impact of representations where scales have intervals of differing step size (Block C)

Year 5

Interpret a reading that lies between two unnumbered divisions on a scale (Block C and Block D)

Year 6: