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Key Vocabulary

inch-smallest unit of customary length

foot-12 inches

yard-3 feet or 36 inches

mile-1,760 yards or 5,280 feet

length-distance from end to end

ruler-tool used to measure distances

measuring tape-tool used to measure distances

Below you will find resources to help students better understand how to convert between customary units of length.

Customary Units of Length
(Source:  StudyJams)

Measure Length
(Source:  Study Jams)

Converting Between Feet and Inches
(Source: TenMarks via YouTube)

Compare and Convert Customary Units of Length
(Source:  LearnZillion)