Ch 27: TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Measurement & the Metric System

Use this chapter to improve your understanding of how to take measurements with standard units of length, weight, time and capacity as you prepare for the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 exam. Also, you will be able to study the calculations used to convert between units of measurement of both the standard system and the metric system.

TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Measurement & the Metric System - Chapter Summary

This lesson will help you prepare for questions on the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 exam about the different units of measurement, how to convert between them and how to measure with them. This chapter includes lessons on both the U.S. standard and metric systems of measurements. After these lessons you should be better able to:

• Recognize the various units of length, weight, time and volume
• Convert between units of the U.S. standard system and metric system
• Convert between different measures of the metric system
• Use scales, meters and gauges to take measurements
• Read and interpret scale drawings

After these lessons, please read the lesson transcripts to improve your understanding of the material presented in them. Following the completion of a lesson and its transcript, use the lesson quiz to test yourself on the material. After these short assessments you may access video tags that will take you to the locations of the lessons that explained these topics. These resources complement each other so that you come well prepared to take the actual exam.

5 Lessons in Chapter 27: TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Measurement & the Metric System
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