South Carolina Standards & Learning
SC.PS. South Carolina College- and Career-Ready Mathematical Process Standards
PS.6. Communicate mathematically and approach mathematical situations with precision.
PS.6c. Use appropriate and precise mathematical language.
SC.2.MDA. Measurement and Data Analysis
2.MDA.1. Select and use appropriate tools (e.g., rulers, yardsticks, meter sticks, measuring tapes) to measure the length of an object.
2.MDA.3. Estimate and measure length/distance in customary units (i.e., inch, foot, yard) and metric units (i.e., centimeter, meter).
2.MDA.4. Measure to determine how much longer one object is than another, using standard length units.
2.MDA.8. Generate data by measuring objects in whole unit lengths and organize the data in a line plot using a horizontal scale marked in whole number units.