Capacity

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Capacity includes:

  • The meaning of capacity and volume.
  • Discussion of appropriate units of capacity.
  • How to read scales and some common errors in reading scales.
  • Methods to work out the volume of a range of shapes.
  • Standard and non-standard units of capacity.
  • Activities to practise understanding of capacity and volume.