Maths puzzles to keep your brain going!

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A question...

... is a lightyear a measure of time or distance?


There are places on the grid for all of these measures. Can you place them correctly?

3 letter words. day, ton

4 letter words. foot, gram, hour, inch, mile, pint, week, yard, year

5 letter words. litre, ounce, metre, pound, tonne

6 letter words. Decade, gallon, minute, second

7 letter words. century

9 letter words. decimetre, kilogram, lightyear, millenium

10 letter words. centimetre, millimetre

11 letter words. millisecond

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