Units of Measurement

Estimating Angles

Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

How good are you at estimating angles?

Speeding Boats

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Two boats travel up and down a lake. Can you picture where they will cross if you know how fast each boat is travelling?

Speed-time Problems at the Olympics

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to race against Usain Bolt?

Units of Measurement - Short Problems

Stage: 3 and 4

A collection of short Stage 3 and 4 problems on units of measurement.

Late for Work

Stage: 4 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

What average speed should Ms Fanthorpe drive at to arrive at work on time?

Speed over a Bridge

Stage: 3 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

How fast is the train travelling as it goes over the bridge?

Leg It

Stage: 3 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

How far from the finishing line should these runners start to make the race 'fair'?

Backwards Laps

Stage: 4 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

If two friends run in opposite directions around a track, and they pass each other every 24 seconds, how long do they take to complete a lap?

Inches and Barleycorns

Stage: 3 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

How many barleycorns are there in one inch?