# Time and Measurement - May 2008, Stage 2&3

## Problems

### Weighing Fruit

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Can you use this information to estimate how much the different fruit selections weigh in kilos and pounds?

### Lengthy Journeys

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Investigate the different distances of these car journeys and find out how long they take.

### At the Pumps

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

How will you find out how much a tank of petrol costs?

### Oh! Harry!

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

A group of children are using measuring cylinders but they lose the labels. Can you help relabel them?

### A Day with Grandpa

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Grandpa was measuring a rug using yards, feet and inches. Can you help William to work out its area?

### Thousands and Millions

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Here's a chance to work with large numbers...

### All in a Jumble

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

My measurements have got all jumbled up! Swap them around and see if you can find a combination where every measurement is valid.

### Zin Obelisk

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

In the ancient city of Atlantis a solid rectangular object called a Zin was built in honour of the goddess Tina. Your task is to determine on which day of the week the obelisk was completed.