Ch 15: CAHSEE - Measurement in Math: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Measurement in Math chapter of this CAHSEE Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about measuring. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the operations involving measurement tested on the CAHSEE math exam.

How it works:

  • Begin your CAHSEE math exam prep.
  • Identify the measurement concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our CAHSEE Tutoring Solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about measurement in math and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding how to use gauges, meters and scales; convert units of measure; work with the metric system or any other measurement topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their math learning
  • Prefer learning about math visually
  • Find themselves struggling with their CAHSEE math exam preparation
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in high school math
  • Don't have access to CAHSEE math exam prep materials

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning about measurement simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live math tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn about measurement on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Become familiar with standard units of measurement.
  • Learn English systems of measurement.
  • Understand how to convert standard units of measure.
  • Perform basic operations with measurement.
  • Take a look at the metric system.
  • Be able to convert metric system units.
  • Use meters, scales and gauges to take measurements.

6 Lessons in Chapter 15: CAHSEE - Measurement in Math: Tutoring Solution
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Standard Units of Measurement for Length, Weight, Time & Capacity

1. Standard Units of Measurement for Length, Weight, Time & Capacity

Watch this video lesson to learn how to recognize the various units of measurement for length, weight, time and volume. Learn to recognize both U.S. units and metric units.

How to Convert Standard Units of Measure

2. How to Convert Standard Units of Measure

The United States uses pounds, miles, and Fahrenheit for measurements, but the rest of the world uses the metric system. This video lesson will help you to convert from one to the other easily, so you can understand kilometers and kilograms, too.

How to Perform Basic Operations with Measurements

3. How to Perform Basic Operations with Measurements

In this video lesson, you will learn how measurements are very much like variables when it comes to adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing them. You will also see examples of how they are done.

What is the Metric System?

4. What is the Metric System?

Most of the world relies on the metric system for measuring distance, weight, volume, and time. Watch this video lesson to learn what kinds of measurements are used in the metric system.

How to Convert Units in the Metric System

5. How to Convert Units in the Metric System

If you can make dinner, you can convert units in the metric system. It's that easy! In this lesson, you'll learn about the three key things you'll need to perform conversions.

How to Take Measurements with Scales, Meters & Gauges

6. How to Take Measurements with Scales, Meters & Gauges

In the real world, we take measurements all the time. Measurements are taken when you drive and when you weigh yourself, for example. Watch this video lesson to learn how you can take measurements of things that are important.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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