Students will be taking their first quiz this Thursday. The quiz will cover measurement and significant digits.
What to study:
Measurement tool identification (ruler, triple beam balance, graduated cylinder, and beaker)
Property measured by each tool (length, mass, and volume)
Reading measurements (be able to read a measurement on each tool)
Recording measurements with significant digits (accuracy) (be able to estimate a measurement to the next place value, i.e.: ones, tenths, hundredths, etc)
Counting significant digits (using the four rules of counting significant digits)