Mathematics / Year 8 / Measurement and Geometry / Using units of measurement

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Curriculum content descriptions

Solve problems involving duration, including using 12- and 24-hour time within a single time zone (ACMMG199)

Elaborations
  • identifying regions in Australia and countries in Asia that are in the same time zone
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • Numeracy Numeracy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
ScOT terms

12 hour time,  24 hour time,  Time zones

Interactive

Laptop wrap: Horology hiccup

A laptop-friendly resource focussed on the concept of time. Features guided technology-based activities.

Online

TIMES Module 3: Measurement and Geometry: time - teacher guide

This is a 20-page guide for teachers containing an introduction to the units of time and how to measure time. Time between events, time lines and timetables are considered. A brief history of the development of these concepts concludes the module.