# MSS1/L2.10

Work out dimensions from scale drawings e.g. 1:20 * Understand scale written as a ratio * Understand that, when expressed as a ratio, the scale is independent of units

## Scale drawing questions involving plans and elevations

Submitted by Hannah Yates on Thu, 2017-01-26 21:05

#### Resource type: Revision material, Worksheet or assignment

Three challenging Functional skills questions to get learners to draw 2D representations of 3D objects using a given scale. The questions are based on an exam question from an Edexcel L2 paper last year that learners found difficult.

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## Scale diagram resources for IWB

Submitted by Elizabeth Adeyemi on Sun, 2011-09-04 15:16

#### Resource type: Interactive presentation, Interactive whiteboard, Investigation or project

Useful set of two resources.
1) A Smart notebook file that introduces the topic, provides practice questions and finishes with a room decorating project and a self-assessment check.

## Design a room

Submitted by Carrie Bray on Thu, 2011-06-16 17:52

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Draw a scale diagram of a room and then see if you can fit all the furniture in. Two identical sheets are provided – the only difference is the way the scale is expressed. Also includes perimeter and area questions. Fully mapped to L1-2 Functional Maths and adult numeracy.

## Royal Wedding Bunting

Submitted by Catherine Geddes on Thu, 2011-04-28 15:33

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

I created this Royal Wedding resource to link in to my current topic of perimeter. It also covers scale drawings, measures, money, and searching the internet for information.

## Designing a garden

Submitted by Jane Redgrave on Mon, 2009-09-28 17:25

#### Level: L1, L2

A challenging project where students must research, plan and cost a luxury garden. Includes scale diagrams, money, and shape and space problems (paving slabs). Extension options cover percentages and averages. Great for horticulture students or anyone with an interest in gardening.
Also ideal for L1-2 Functional Maths.
The project also involves web investigation (costs of garden materials) and writing a covering letter (selling the finished garden design) and therefore also covers Functional ICT and Functional English.

## Scales and conversions

Submitted by Ian Saunders on Fri, 2007-08-10 17:18

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Provides practice converting between real life distances and those on scale maps and plans. 2 pages plus answer sheet.

Submitted by Ian Saunders on Fri, 2007-07-20 17:18

#### Resource type: Assessment material, Worksheet or assignment

A wonderful Level 2 themed assignment covering area, volume, formulae, averages, range, percentages, scale drawings and ratios.

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