# Mathematics / Year 2 / Measurement and Geometry / Using units of measurement

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Curriculum content descriptions

Compare masses of objects using balance scales (ACMMG038)

Elaborations
• using balance scales to determine whether the mass of different objects is more, less or about the same, or to find out how many marbles are needed to balance a tub of margarine or a carton of milk
General capabilities
• Literacy Literacy
• Numeracy Numeracy
ScOT terms

Mass,  Balance scales

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