Name: ___________________

Date:___________________

kwizNET Subscribers, please login to turn off the Ads!
Email us to get an instant 20% discount on highly effective K-12 Math & English kwizNET Programs!

Grade 5 - Mathematics
6.17 Word Problems

Example: Jack walked 5,000 m and Jill walked 5 kms. Who walked more?
1 km = 1000m
5 km = 5000 m
Answer: Both walked the same distance


Directions: Answer the following questions. Also write at least ten examples of your own.

Name: ___________________

Date:___________________

Grade 5 - Mathematics
6.17 Word Problems

Q 1: Jake went on a walk to a nearby park. He walked a total of 2.5 hm. How many meters did Jake walk altogether?
.25 m
250 m
2.5 m
25 m

Q 2: How many kilometers (km) in 112 meters (m)?
0.112 km
11.2 km
112,000 km
1.12 km

Q 3: What is the best way to measure the distance from your house to the mall?
inches
kilometers
shoes
millimeters

Q 4: If I have one gallon of orange juice. How many pint containers could I fill?
6
7
8

Q 5: A piece of paper is 15 centimeters (cm) long and 14 centimeters (cm) wide. What is the area of the paper?
58 square cm
116 square cm
210 square cm
29 square cm

Q 6: Which of the following would you use to measure your height?
milligrams
meters
a couple of midgets
kilometers

Q 7: What does calibrate mean?
eat lots of cabbage
adjust a scale to balance correctly
visit California
put grams measures on a pan scale

Q 8: Aaron and Denise are running races against Bob and Cindy. Each person will run twice against the two runners on the other team. How many total races will be run?
4 races
3 races
6 races
8 races

Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only!

Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!


Subscription to kwizNET Learning System costs less than $1 per month & offers the following benefits:

  • Unrestricted access to grade appropriate lessons, quizzes, & printable worksheets
  • Instant scoring of online quizzes
  • Progress tracking and award certificates to keep your student motivated
  • Unlimited practice with auto-generated 'WIZ MATH' quizzes
  • Child-friendly website with no advertisements


© 2003-2007 kwizNET Learning System LLC. All rights reserved. This material may not be reproduced, displayed, modified or distributed without the express prior written permission of the copyright holder. For permission, contact info@kwizNET.com
For unlimited printable worksheets & more, go to http://www.kwizNET.com.