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The principal focus of this subtopic is to develop an awareness of the inherent error in measurements and to become competent in solving practical problems involving energy, mass, perimeter, area, volume and capacity. Students develop knowledge of the concepts of measurement and demonstrate fluency with its application.

Sub-topics:  MS-M1.1 Practicalities of measurement (12)  MS-M1.2 Perimeter, area and volume (18)  MS-M1.3 Units of energy and mass (6) 


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Surface Area of Triangular Prisms
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Converting Units of Measurement – Use the Stairs
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