Common Core Standards: 2.MD.5, 2.MD.6, 2.MD.1, 2.MD.3, 2.MD.4
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Common Core Math Video Lessons, Math Worksheets and Games for Grade 2
Common Core Math Video Lessons, Math Worksheets and Games for all grades
Measure lengths of string and use tape diagrams to represent and compare lengths.
1. Find the measurement around three round objects in your house. Complete the
a. What is the difference between the greatest and shortest measurements?
b. Draw a tape diagram comparing the estimated measurements.
c. Draw a tape diagram to compare the actual measurements.
3. Kim is decorating a table for a party. Measure the ribbon she is using to decorate.
The ribbon is _____ cm long.
Kim needs 1 meter of ribbon.
How much more ribbon does Kim need than what she has? ______cm.
4. Shawn and Steven had a contest to see who could jump the furthest. Shawn jumped 75 centimeters. Steven jumped 23 more centimeters than Shawn.
a. How far did Steven jump? ______ centimeters
b. How won the jumping contest? _______
c. Draw a tape diagram to compare the lengths that Shawn and Steven jumped.
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