# Math Unit 8

Study Guide

Unit 8: Capacity

Chapter 1- Examples of test questions:

• The capacity of a container is the amount of liquid it can hold.  1 liter = 1000 milliliters.
• A teaspoon can hold about 5 ml of water
• On the test, liter is written with a cursive “l”
• Pictures of beakers are given.  Each beaker is labeled, but the numbering is different.
• Counting by 200s to 1000ml
• Counting by 100s to 500 ml
• Skip counting 100, 300, to 500 ml
• Four small dashes to 50 and four small dashed between 50 and 100 ml
• Using beakers that are filled to various places:
• The capacity is ___ l _____ ml
• The capacity is _____ ml
• ___ l ____ ml = ______ ml
• Compare variously labeled containers to determine which containers have the same capacity.
• If a beaker is labeled, how much could be poured equally into two containers.
• 7 l = ___ ml
• 7 l 4 ml = ______ ml
• 8 l 62 ml = _______ ml
• 6092 ml = ______ l _____ ml
• 4 l 728 ml – 345 ml = ________
• A container of juice contained 791 ml.  Natalia purchased 7 containers.  She purchased __ l __ ml in all.
• A jar contains 167 ml.  How many jars are needed to make up 3 liters?
• Which jar has the greatest capacity?
 Jar 1 782 ml Jar 2 7234 ml Jar 3 3 l   72 ml
• What is the total capacity of the three containers?  _____ l ______ ml
• Each teacher drinks 500 ml of coffee.  If 4 teachers stopped drinking coffee, how much extra coffee is there?
• Zack was carrying a pitcher of 3 l   702 ml of lemonade.  He spilled 2 l  876 ml.  His mom refilled the lemonade to the 4 l mark.  How much did she add?

Chapter 2- Examples of test questions:

• 1 liter = 1.057 quarts (about one quart)
• 5 milliliters are in a teaspoon, so a cup is about 240 ml.
• 2 c = 1 pt
• 2 pt = 1 qt
• 2 qt = 1 half-gallon
• 2 half-gallons = 1 gallon
• 4 c = 1 qt
• 4 qt = 1 gal
• 16 c = 1 gal
• 3 teaspoons = 1 tablespoon
• 4 tablespoons = ¼ cup
• 16 tablespoons = 1 cup
• 7 pt 3 c = _____c
• 82 pt = ______ c
• 6 qt 3 pt = ____ pt
• 72 qt 8 pt = _____ pt
• 84 c = ____ pt ____ c
• 28 c = ____ pt ___ c
• 72 gal 6 qt = ______ qt
• 18 gal 8 qt = _____ qt
• 9 pt = _____ qt ______ pt
• 83 pt = _____ qt _____ pt
• 30 qt = __ gal ___ qt
• 90 qt = ___ gal ___ qt
• 300 c = ______ pt = ____ qt = ____ gal ____ qt
• Comparison Symbols >, <, =
• 62 qt 8 pt _____ 12 pt
• 31 pt 7 c _____ 92 c
• 81 pt ____ 4 gal 8 qt
• 7 qt 3 pt + 4 pt = ________
• 9 gal – 4 gal 8 qt = _______
• Four jars each contain 7 qt of liquid.  There is _____ gal ____qt total.
• Shaylie filled a container with 8 half-gallons of liquid.  She filled the container with _____ gal _____ qt of liquid.
• Jack’s family’s pitcher held 4 qt 7 pt.  They drank 9 pt of it.  How much was left? _____ qt ____ pt
• Sophie saw there was only 6 qt left of their favorite iced tea.  She adds 2 qt 5 pt.  How much iced tea is there now?  Answer in cups.
• Bucket W contains 21 gal of water.  5 gal 7 qt of it is poured into Bucket Z, which already contains 20 gal 4 qt of water.
• How much water is left in Bucket W?
• What is the final amount of water in Bucket Z?

Unit 8 Cumulative Test:

• Review all of Units 1- 8