Ruler Reading: Centimeters and Inches

Updated on Jun 2, 2010
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Does your child know the difference between centimeters and inches? The centimeter is a common unit of measurement in the metric system, while the inch is a unit of measurement in the American system. Most rulers come with both inch and centimeter markings. In this worksheet, kids practice measuring common things like a wedge of cheese and a postage stamp using an inch/centimeter ruler.

For more measurement practice, check out the entire Ruler Reading series.