CTE Task: Reading A Tape Measure


Students will learn how to read a tape measure accurately. 


  • Career Cluster: Agriculture, Food, & Natural Resources 
  • Program of Study: Agricultural Engineering and Applied Technologies 
  • Course name(s): Principles of Agricultural Mechanics 
  • Main topic: Principles of Agricultural Mechanics 


Principles of Agricultural Mechanics, Standard 12: Interpret plans and working drawings to select appropriate building materials for a given agricultural structure. Using correct units and measurements, draft a written bill of materials enumerating the quantities of each selection, including but not limited to concrete, masonry, wood, metal, and composite materials.