Calculations Based on Mass

  • Calculations Based on Mass
  • Course: Mathematics
  • Grade: Year 7
  • Section: Mass
  • Outcome: Calculations involving mass
  • Activity Type: Printable
  • Activity ID: 18196

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United Kingdom – National Curriculum

  • KS2 – Key Stage 2
    • KS2.Ma2 – Number and algebra
      • Knowledge, skills and understanding

        • Solving numerical problems

          • KS2.Ma2.4 – Pupils should be taught to:

            • KS2.Ma2.4.a – Choose, use and combine any of the four number operations to solve word problems involving numbers in 'real life', money or measures of length, mass, capacity or time, then perimeter and area

        • Using and applying number

          • KS2.Ma2.1 – Pupils should be taught to:

            • Problem solving

              • KS2.Ma2.1.a – Make connections in mathematics and appreciate the need to use numerical skills and knowledge when solving problems in other parts of the mathematics curriculum

    • KS2.Ma3 – Shape, space and measures
      • Knowledge, skills and understanding

        • Using and applying shape, space and measures

          • KS2.Ma3.1 – Pupils should be taught to:

            • Problem solving

              • KS2.Ma3.1.b – Select and use appropriate calculation skills to solve geometrical problems

Australia – Australian Curriculum

  • Year 5
    • Measurement and Geometry
      • Using units of measurement

        • ACMMG108 – Choose appropriate units of measurement for length, area, volume, capacity and mass

  • Year 6
    • Number and Algebra
      • Fractions and decimals

        • ACMNA127 – Find a simple fraction of a quantity where the result is a whole number, with and without digital technologies

New Zealand – National Standards

  • 6 – Year 6
    • 6.GM – Geometry and measurement
  • 7 – Year 7
    • 7.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 7.GM.1 – Measure time and the attributes of objects, using metric and other standard measures

      • 7.GM.2 – Make simple conversions between units, using whole numbers

United States – Common Core State Standards

  • 5 – Grade 5
    • 5.NF – Number & Operations—Fractions
      • Mathematics

        • 5.NF.6 – Solve real world problems involving multiplication of fractions and mixed numbers, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem.

    • 5.MD – Measurement & Data
      • Mathematics

        • 5.MD.1 – Convert among different-sized standard measurement units within a given measurement system (e.g., convert 5 cm to 0.05 m), and use these conversions in solving multi-step, real world problems.