# Unit word problems

6 videos

2 skills

Now that you have some experience converting between units, let's apply that skill in some real-world problems (okay, some of them are a bit concocted, but it's all about the learning)! We'll tackle word problems that deal with distance, weight, volume, time, and more! Common Core Standard: 5.MD.A.1

### Time word problem: Susan's break

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3:38 minutes

Sal solves a time word problem and involves converting hours and minutes.

### Measurement word problem: tea party

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4:05 minutes

Sal solves a metric volume word problem involving milliliters and liters.

### Convert units word problems (metric)

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

Solve word problems that involve converting between metric measures of distance, volume, and mass, as well as measures of time.

### Measurement word problem: distance home

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4:14 minutes

Sal solves a US customary distance word problem involving yards and feet.

### Measurement word problem: blood drive

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3:29 minutes

Sal solves a US customary volume word problem involving pints and gallons.

### Measurement word problem: elevator

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7:08 minutes

Sal solves a US customary mass (weight) word problem involving pounds and tons.

### Measurement word problem: running laps

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8:04 minutes

Sal solves a US customary distance word problem involving miles, yards, and feet.

### Convert units word problems (US customary)

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

Solve word problems that involve converting between US customary measures of distance, volume, and mass.