Worksheets of length units conversion

 Number of examples: Range of values: Multiplicity:
 15 cm = μm 13 " = μm 74 km = mm 49 mm = m 36 cm = mm 30 μm = km 13 m = km 56 " = cm 81 cm = mm 36 m = dm

Conversions of of a length units in word problems

• AMSL and skiing
Tomas skis from point A (3200m above sea level to place B. Hill has 20% descent. The horizontal distance between the start and finish is 2,5km. At what altitude is point B?
• An oil
An oil drum is cut in half. One half is used as a water trough. Use the dimensions; length 82cm, width 56cm to estimate the capacity of the water trough in liters.
• Chained winch
When digging a well, a chained winch is used to balance the material. An empty shackle weighs 8 kg, a full 64 kg. What force must the worker exert on the crank handle when pulling the shackle with a uniform movement from a depth of 5 m if the shaft diamet
• Map scale
What is the scale of the map, if 5.4 km is 72 mm on the map?
• Thomas 2
Thomas is 56 3/4 inches tall. Jillian is 1 3/8 inches shorter than Thomas and Jane is 1 1/5 inches shorter than Jillian. How tall is Jane? Label the names on the tape diagram to represent this problem. Jane Jillian Thomas Excellent!
• Cyclist 12
What is the average speed of a cycle traveling at 20 km in 60 minutes in km/h?
• Tourist
Tourist walk at 4.1 km/h. Every 5 km have 20-minute break. How many kilometers passed, when started at 4:40 and finished at 10:30?
• Car
Car is traveling 95 km per hour. How long-distance it travel in 1 minute?
• Cone - side
Find the cone's surface area and volume if its height is 125 mm and the side length is 17 cm.
• Achilles and the turtle
It is known that Achilles will not catch up with the turtle. But his brother Auchalles can do it. He even gave the turtle an 8-hour lead. Calculate how far from the start Auchalles will meet a turtle moving at an average speed of 70 m/h if Auchalles walks
• The convoy
During a military exercise, the convoy left the camp at 5 hours at a speed of 40 km/h. Half an hour later, a motorcycle clutch was sent at a speed of 70 km/h. How long before the motorcycle clutch reaches the column?
• Ferdinand
Ferdinand went from place A to place B and from there to place C. A is 7.2 km from B and B is 11.7 km from C. Albert went from place A to place D and from there to place C. D is 9.1 km from A and C is 10.8 km from D. Who traveled more and by how much?
• An architect
An architect makes a model of a new house. The model shows a tile patio in the backyard. In the model, each tile has a length of 1/2 inch and a width of 1/6 inch. The actual tiles have a length of 2/3 feet and a width of 2/9 feet. What is the ratio of the