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Measurement: Length, volume, and temperature
Task with Student Directions
Contributed by: Illinois Science Teachers Association (ILS)

  1. Check the materials at this station:

    • Piece of cardboard
    • Ruler
    • Cup A (with a line marked on it)
    • Cup B (full of water)
    • Gradualted cylinder
    • Thermometer

  2. Read the questions in the Student Response section to find out what you should do next.

  3. Answer all questions.

  4. When you are finished, put all materials back the way you found them.

Student Response

  1. What is the temperature of the water in "cup B"? _________________________________________________________

  2. What is the length of the piece of cardboard? ___________________________________________________________

  3. How much water is needed to fill "cup A" to the line marked on its side? _______________________________________


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