### All Common Core: 1st Grade Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Order And Compare Objects By Length: Ccss.Math.Content.1.Md.A.1

Order these objects from smallest to largest. The dog is inches, the cat is inches, and the snake is inches.

**Possible Answers:**

Snake, dog, cat

Dog, cat, snake

Cat, snake, dog

Dog, snake, cat

Cat, dog, snake

**Correct answer:**

Cat, dog, snake

When ordering objects from smallest to largest, you need to compare the numbers. The smallest number will be the smallest object. In this case, the number is smaller than and so the cat is the smallest object. The number is smaller than , so the dog is the next object. The number is the biggest number, so the snake is the largest object.

### Example Question #1 : Measurement & Data

Order these objects from smallest to largest. The blanket is inches, the bed in inches, and the sheet is inches.

**Possible Answers:**

Bed, blanket, sheet

Blanket, sheet, bed

Bed, sheet, blanket

Sheet, bed, blanket

Blanket, bed, sheet

**Correct answer:**

Bed, blanket, sheet

When ordering objects from smallest to largest, you need to compare the numbers. The smallest number will be the smallest object. In this case, the number is smaller than and so the bed is the smallest object. The number is smaller than , so the blanket is the next object. The number is the biggest number, so the sheet is the largest object.

### Example Question #2 : Measurement & Data

Order these objects from smallest to largest. The fireplace is inches, the mantel is inches, and the couch is inches.

**Possible Answers:**

Couch, fireplace, mantel

Fireplace, couch, mantel

Mantel, couch, fireplace

Fireplace, mantel, couch

Couch, mantel, fireplace

**Correct answer:**

Fireplace, mantel, couch

When ordering objects from smallest to largest, you need to compare the numbers. The smallest number will be the smallest object. In this case, the number is smaller than and so the fireplace is the smallest object. The number is smaller than , so the mantel is the next object. The number is the biggest number, so the couch is the largest object.

### Example Question #1 : Measurement & Data

Order these objects from smallest to largest. The square is inches, the triangle is inches, and the rectangle is inches.

**Possible Answers:**

Triangle, square, rectangle

Triangle, rectangle, square

Square, rectangle, triangle

Rectangle, square, triangle

Square, triangle, rectangle

**Correct answer:**

Square, triangle, rectangle

When ordering objects from smallest to largest, you need to compare the numbers. The smallest number will be the smallest object. In this case, the number is smaller than and so the square is the smallest object. The number is smaller than , so the triangle is the next object. The number is the biggest number, so the rectangle is the largest object

### Example Question #1 : Measure Lengths Indirectly And By Iterating Length Units

Order these objects from smallest to largest. The heart is inches, the smiley face is inches, and the lighting bolt is inches.

**Possible Answers:**

Smiley face, heart, lighting bolt

Heart, lighting bolt, smiley face

Smiley face, lighting bolt, heart

Heart, smiley face, lighting bolt

Lighting bolt, smiley face, heart

**Correct answer:**

Smiley face, heart, lighting bolt

When ordering objects from smallest to largest, you need to compare the numbers. The smallest number will be the smallest object. In this case, the number is smaller than and so the smiley face is the smallest object. The number 5 is smaller than , so the heart is the next object. The number is the biggest number, so the lighting bolt is the largest object.

### Example Question #1 : Measure Lengths Indirectly And By Iterating Length Units

Order these objects from smallest to largest. The ladybug is inches, the bee is inches, and the firefly is inches.

**Possible Answers:**

Bee, firefly, ladybug

Ladybug, firefly, bee

Firefly, bee, ladybug

Firefly, ladybug, bee

Ladybug, bee, firefly

**Correct answer:**

Ladybug, bee, firefly

When ordering objects from smallest to largest, you need to compare the numbers. The smallest number will be the smallest object. In this case, the number is smaller than and so the ladybug is the smallest object. The number is smaller than , so the bee is the next object. The number is the biggest number, so the firefly is the largest object.

### Example Question #1 : Measurement & Data

Order these objects from smallest to largest. The bunny is inches, the kitten is inches, and the dog is inches.

**Possible Answers:**

Bunny, kitten, dog

Kitten, dog, bunny

Dog, kitten bunny

Bunny, dog, kitten

Kitten, bunny, dog

**Correct answer:**

Kitten, bunny, dog

When ordering objects from smallest to largest, you need to compare the numbers. The smallest number will be the smallest object. In this case, the number is smaller than and so the kitten is the smallest object. The number is smaller than , so the bunny is the next object. The number is the biggest number, so the dog is the largest object.

### Example Question #1 : Order And Compare Objects By Length: Ccss.Math.Content.1.Md.A.1

Order these objects from smallest to largest. The purse is inches, the suitcase is inches, and the backpack is inches.

**Possible Answers:**

Purse, backpack, suitcase

Purse, suitcase, backpack

Backpack,purse, suitcase

Suitcase, backpack, purse

Suitcase, purse, backpack

**Correct answer:**

Purse, backpack, suitcase

When ordering objects from smallest to largest, you need to compare the numbers. The smallest number will be the smallest object. In this case, the number is smaller than and so the purse is the smallest object. The number is smaller than , so the backpack is the next object. The number is the biggest number, so the suitcase is the largest object.

### Example Question #1 : Measure Lengths Indirectly And By Iterating Length Units

Order these objects from smallest to largest. The rug is inches, the towel is inches, and the pillow is inches.

**Possible Answers:**

Towel, pillow, rug

Rug, pillow, towel

Towel, rug, pillow

Pillow, towel, rug

Pillow, rug, towel

**Correct answer:**

Pillow, towel, rug

When ordering objects from smallest to largest, you need to compare the numbers. The smallest number will be the smallest object. In this case, the number is smaller than and so the pillow is the smallest object. The number is smaller than , so the towel is the next object. The number is the biggest number, so the rug is the largest object.

### Example Question #1 : Measurement & Data

Order these objects from largest to smallest. The dog is inches, the cat is inches, and the snake is inches.

**Possible Answers:**

Dog, snake, cat

Cat, snake, dog

Snake, cat, dog

Dog, cat, snake

Cat, dog, snake

**Correct answer:**

Dog, snake, cat

When ordering objects from largest to smallest, you need to compare the numbers. The largest number will always be the largest object. In this case, the number is bigger than and so the dog comes first. The number is bigger than , so the snake comes next. The number is the smallest number, so the cat is the smallest object.

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