## LENGTH, WEIGHT AND COMPARISONS - ESSENTIAL POINTS

The measurement is to know the size or length of something.

1. The elephant is taller than dog.
2. The mobile phone is shorter than laptop.
3. Out of these three circles, the green circle is biggest. The red circle is smallest.
4. The water melon is heavier than apple.
5. The jug is lighter than drum.
6. The weight of an ant is very less compared to the weight of dog.
7. The orange candle is thicker than the green candle. The green candle is thinner than the orange candle.
8. Measure the length of the table you use by your palm. It may be twenty palms or two meters.
9. Out of printer, laptop and smartphone the weight of printer is heaviest and of smartphone is lightest.
10. The weight of a child is less than the weight of an adult.
11. The door is thicker than the window.
12. The quantity of liquids like water, milk etc is measured in liters, weight is measured in grams or kilograms, length of objects like door, cloth is measured in centimeters or meters.
13. If the length of one arrow is 10 meters, then the length of this stadium is 10 X 7 = 70 meters.
14. There are
• 100 centimeters in 1 meter
• 1,000 grams in 1 kilogram
• 1,000 milliliters in 1 liter
• 1,000 meters in 1 kilometer
Longer distance are measured in kilometers.