1 feet = 12 inches
1 yard = 3 feet
For each set of measurements, circle the one that is not equal to the others.
Problem 1 :
48 inches, 4 feet, 2 yards
Solution :
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
4 feet equals to 4 × 12 inches = 48 inches
2 yard = how many inches ?
1 yard equal to 3 feet.
2 yard equals to 2 × 3 = 6 feet
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
6 feet equal to 6 × 12 = 72 inches
48 inches, 48 inches, 72 inches
Problem 2 :
3 yards, 112 inches, 9 feet
Solution :
1 yard equal to 3 feet.
3 yard equals to 3 × 3 = 9 feet
12 inches equals to 1 feet.
112 inches equals to 112 × 12 = 1344 feet
9 feet, 1344 inches, 9 feet
Problem 3 :
4 yards, 7 feet, 84 inches
Solution :
how much inches are in 4 yards?
1 yard equal to 3 feet.
4 yard equals to 4 × 3 = 12 feet
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
12 feet equal to 12 × 12 = 144 inches
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
7 feet equal to 12 × 7 = 84 inches
144 inches, 84 inches,84 inches
Problem 4 :
12 feet, 180 inches, 5 yards
Solution :
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
12 feet equal to 12 × 12 = 144 inches
5 yard = how many inches ?
1 yard equal to 3 feet.
5 yard equals to 5 × 3 = 15 feet
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
15 feet equal to 15 × 12 = 180 inches
144 inches, 180 inches, 180 inches
Problem 5 :
12 yards, 144 inches, 36 feet
Solution :
12 yard = how many inches ?
1 yard equal to 3 feet.
12 yard equals to 12 × 3 = 36 feet
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
36 feet equal to 36 × 12 = 432 inches
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
36 feet equal to 36 × 12 = 432 inches
432 inches, 144 inches, 432 inches
Problem 6 :
8 feet, 72 inches, 2 yards
Solution :
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
8 feet equal to 8 × 12 = 96 inches.
2 yard how many inches ?
1 yard equal to 3 feet.
2 yard equals to 2 × 3 = 6 feet
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
6 feet equal to 6 × 12 = 72 inches
96 inches, 72 inches, 72 inches
Problem 7 :
Which is longer : 2 feet or 28 inches ?
Solution :
28 inches is longer.
Because 1 feet equal to 12 inches
2 feet equal to 2 × 12 = 24 inches
24 inches or 28 inches
Problem 8 :
Which is less : 4 feet or 40 inches ?
Solution :
40 inches is less.
Because 1 feet equal to 12 inches
4 feet equal to 4 × 12 = 48 inches
48 inches or 40 inches
Problem 9 :
How many inches are in 5 feet ?
Solution :
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
5 feet equal to 5 × 12 = 60 inches
60 inches are in 5 feet.
Problem 10 :
James is five feet tall. Caroline is 53 inches tall. Who is taller ?
Solution :
James = 5 feet tall
Caroline = 53 inches tall
James is taller.
Because 1 feet equal to 12 inches.
5 feet equal to 5 × 12 = 60 inches
Problem 11 :
Rachel, kim, and Lori each measure the length of a rope. Rachel says the rope is 15 feet long. Kim say it's 180 inches long. Lari says it's 5 yards long. Do the girls all agree ? Explain.
Solution :
Rachel rope = 15 feet long
kim = 180 inches long
Lori = 5 yards long
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
15 feet equal to 15 × 12 = 180 inches
5 yard how many inches ?
1 yard equal to 3 feet.
5 yard equals to 5 × 3 = 15 feet
15 feet equal to 12 inches.
15 feet equal to 15 × 12 = 180 inches
Yes, because 15 feet, 180 inches and 5 yards are all equal lengths.
Problem 12 :
Jerry, Barry, and Harry went fishing and they each caught a giant fish ! Jerry's fish is 62 inches long. Barry's fish is 7 feet long. Harry's fish is 2 yards long. Who caught the longest Fish ?
Solution :
Jerry's fish length = 62 inches
Berry's fish length = 7 feet
Harry's fish length = 2 yards
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
7 feet equal to 7 × 12 = 84 inches
2 yard = how many inches ?
1 yard equal to 3 feet.
2 yard equals to 2 × 3 = 6 feet
1 feet equal to 12 inches.
6 feet equal to 6 × 12 = 72 inches
Barry's fish was the longest.
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