Multiple Choice Identify the
choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.


1.

If this dropper measures in metric terms, what
is the amount of water in the dropper?
a.  3 ounces  c.  3 millimeters  b.  3 pints  d.  3 milliliters 


2.

Approximately, how much water is in
the dropper?
a.  2.5 milliliters
 c.  2 milliliters
 b.  2.5 liters  d.  25 milliliters



3.

How much
does the item on this scale weigh?
a.  53 ounces  c.  5.3 grams  b.  53 grams  d.  5.3 ounces 


4.

Which type of metric measurement would you use to find
the weight of an object?
a.  ounces  c.  liters  b.  pounds  d.  grams 


5.

Which type of metric measurement would
an eye dropper give you?
a.  milliliters  c.  ounces  b.  grams  d.  gallons 


6.

John and Ruth were filling their watering bucket to water their
flowers. The bucket has measuring marks on the sides. The bucket would most likely be
marked in:
a.  Celsius  c.  liters  b.  kilograms  d.  centimeters 


7.

Approximately how long is the pencil?
a.  79 inches  c.  19 inches  b.  19 centimeters  d.  2.9 centimeters 


8.

Which measurement unit would we most
likely find on the labels of this
beaker?
a.  centimeters  c.  grams  b.  pounds  d.  milliliters 


9.

Which measuring unit would most likely be used
to determine the weight of the powder in the picture above?
a.  meters  c.  grams  b.  milliliters  d.  inches 


10.

By using the metric system, how much would the
pyramid on the right weigh?
a.  13 liters  c.  4 grams  b.  4 pounds  d.  4 meters 
