Measurement Vocabulary 2

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millimetre (mm)
one tenth of a centimetre
centimetre (cm)
10mm = 1 cm
metre (m)
100cm = 1 m
kilometre (km)
1,000m = 1 km
hectare (ha)
10,000m² = 1 ha
millilitre (ml)
1,000 ml = 1 L
litre (L)
1 litre = 1,000 ml
gram (g)
1,000 g = 1 kg
kilogram (kg)
1kg = 1,000 g
quadrilateral
a four-sided shape
diagonal
line drawn from corner to corner
parallelogram
4 sides, opposite sides parallel
trapezium
4 sides, one pair of sides parallel
circle
360 degrees around
circumference
distance around a circle
diameter
straight line through the centre of a circle
radius
half of a diameter
chord
any line across a circle
arc
part-way around a circle
tangent
line touching a circle

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