# 1st Grade - Compare Using Estimations

 Grade Level: 1st Skill: Comparisons Topic: Compare Using Estimations Goal: Make reasonable estimates when comparing larger or smaller numbers. Skill Description: The student will be able to make a realistic estimate when comparing larger and smaller numbers.

### Sample Problems

 (1) What is an estimate? (a close guess to the actual number) (2) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closer to the number 15. (3) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closer to the number 59. (4) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closer to the number 3. (5) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closer to the number 25.

### Online Resources

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### Extra Help Problems

 (1) Estimate how many toys you have in your room. (2) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 100. (3) Estimate how many cars are parked on your street. (4) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 2. (5) Estimate how many kids go to your school. (6) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 85. (7) Estimate how many movies you watch per month. (8) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 12. (9) Make an estimate of how much milk your entire family drinks in one month. (10) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 70 (11) Estimate how many leaves are in a tree outside. (12) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 26. (13) Estimate how many books are in your school’s library. (14) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 63. (15) Estimate how many books you have at home. (16) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 44. (17) Estimate how many shirts everyone in your family has. (18) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 18. (19) Estimate how many pairs of shoes everyone in your house has all together. (20) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 5. (21) Estimate how many kids at school buy their lunch. (22) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 1000. (23) Estimate how many kids at school bring their lunch. (24) Look at the pictures below. Circle the picture that is closest to 21 (25) Estimate how many kids in your class like chocolate.