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So you are a a good cook. At least you like good food. How do we measure food in the United Sates? Write Your Name: Fill in
the blanks. B. Read the information below on Cups, Pints, Quarts, and Gallons. There are 8 fluid ounces in 1 cup. (1 c. = 8 fl. oz.) A fluid ounce (fl. oz.) is equal to 6 teaspoons (tsp.) full of liquid. A fluid ounce is equal to 30 milliliters. An eye dropper holds about 1 milliliter.
It would take 30 eye roppers to hold 1 fluid ounce. Cups, Pints, Quarts, and Gallons There are 8 fluid ounces in 1 cup. (1 c. = 8 fl. oz.) C. Write some equations below. (Equations are formulas that show that one side is equal to another. For example, "3+3=6" is an equation. "1 fl. oz. = 30 mil." is an equation. = = = = D. FINAL MATH CHALLENGE: Draw an image that shows the relationships of each measurement to the other. For example, you could start with a gallon represented by a circle or a square or a can, or a bottle. Divide it into parts, each representing a different amount. Or you could use small units and build them to form a bigger unit. Use different colors. Use your imagination. Have fun. Place your image in your folder. Write Your Name: This activity was modified and adapted from http://www.union.edu/PUBLIC/KIDS/fsnScaleModel.htm |