A ruler measurement chart is read exactly the way a regular ruler is read. When reading a ruler measurement chart, the user must identify if it is a fractional/English ruler or a decimal/metric ruler. Rulers in the Unite... More » Science Measurements

A decimeter, abbreviated "dm", is a metric unit of length. It is defined as one tenth of a meter. One decimeter is equivalent to 3.93700787 inches. More » Science Measurements

A metric ruler is used to measure things in centimeters and millimeters with 1 centimeter equaling 10 millimeters, so a ruler will have 10 tiny millimeter lines between each centimeter to denote the millimeter. This can ... More » Education K-12
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A metric chart is a graphical representation listing metric units, and it shows how to convert them into equivalent units within the metric system or within other standard measurement systems. For example, many metric ch... More » Science Measurements

Read an online ruler the same way as a physical one, except move the object to the screen, rather than the ruler to the object. Used accurately, both rulers suffice. More » Science Measurements

A liquid measurement chart displays measurements for fluids, such as pints, cups and ounces, and indicates equivalencies. For instance, one quart is the same as one-fourth of a gallon, 2 pints, 4 cups or 32 fluid ounces. More » Science Measurements

A printable measurement chart is a worksheet that provides measures and conversions for the U.S. Customary System and the metric system. The chart guides students in maths facts practice, geometry topics and problem-solv... More » Science Measurements