Rhode Island World-Class Standards
RI.MD.2. Measurement and Data
Measure and estimate lengths in standard units.
MD.2.1. Measure the length of an object by selecting and using appropriate tools such as rulers, yardsticks, meter sticks, and measuring tapes.
MD.2.4. Measure to determine how much longer one object is than another, expressing the length difference in terms of a standard length unit.
Represent and interpret data.
MD.2.9. Generate measurement data by measuring lengths of several objects to the nearest whole unit, or by making repeated measurements of the same object. Show the measurements by making a line plot, where the horizontal scale is marked off in whole-number units.