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

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Measurement & Data

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

**Possible Answers:**

Dog, cat, snake

Cat, snake, dog

Dog, snake, cat

Cat, dog, snake

Snake, dog, cat

**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 : Order And Compare Objects By Length: Ccss.Math.Content.1.Md.A.1

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

**Possible Answers:**

Blanket, sheet, bed

Blanket, bed, sheet

Sheet, bed, blanket

Bed, blanket, sheet

Bed, sheet, blanket

**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 #82 : Sets

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

**Possible Answers:**

Fireplace, couch, mantel

Couch, fireplace, mantel

Couch, mantel, fireplace

Mantel, couch, fireplace

Fireplace, mantel, couch

**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 #83 : Sets

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

Square, triangle, rectangle

Square, rectangle, triangle

Triangle, rectangle, square

Rectangle, square, triangle

**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:**

Heart, smiley face, lighting bolt

Smiley face, heart, lighting bolt

Heart, lighting bolt, smiley face

Smiley face, lighting bolt, heart

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

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

**Possible Answers:**

Ladybug, firefly, bee

Bee, firefly, ladybug

Firefly, bee, ladybug

Ladybug, bee, firefly

Firefly, ladybug, bee

**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 #2 : Order And Compare Objects By Length: Ccss.Math.Content.1.Md.A.1

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

**Possible Answers:**

Kitten, dog, bunny

Bunny, kitten, dog

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 #4912 : Ssat Elementary Level Quantitative (Math)

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

**Possible Answers:**

Suitcase, backpack, purse

Purse, suitcase, backpack

Suitcase, purse, backpack

Purse, backpack, suitcase

Backpack,purse, suitcase

**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 #3 : Order And Compare Objects By Length: Ccss.Math.Content.1.Md.A.1

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

**Possible Answers:**

Pillow, rug, towel

Rug, pillow, towel

Towel, rug, pillow

Towel, pillow, rug

Pillow, towel, rug

**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 : Order And Compare Objects By Length: Ccss.Math.Content.1.Md.A.1

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

**Possible Answers:**

Cat, dog, snake

Dog, snake, cat

Dog, cat, snake

Cat, snake, dog

Snake, cat, dog

**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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