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Details for problem "Measure part of line segment"

Quickname: 7246

Suitable for K-12 grades: Grade 5 Grade 6

Elementary School, Primary School, Junior High School, Middle School.


A line AB is given with a point C marked on it. Measure the length of AC or BC.


A line AB is given with a point C marked on it. Measure the length of AC or BC. (Example for this math problem)


A line segment AB is presented. Another point C is marked on this line segment.

The task is to measure the length of AB or BC (as specified) exactly to the millimeter.

The maximum size of the drawing is selectable. The length of the line segment will be automatically chosen to be about 60 percent of this size.

Regarding the orientation of the line segment presented, it can be specified that it will be

The number of problem is selectable depending on the size of the coordinate plane.

Topics: Geometry Units

Tags: Coordinate system Drawing Measure

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Number of problems
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
4cm, 6cm, 8cm, 10cm, 12cm
horizontal, horizontal, vertical, horiz,vert,diagonal, diagonal

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