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2002+ Measuring Guides

Model Name: Glasses (G1-G6)

Three glasses of varying heights and volume. From left to right: G1, G2, G3

Three glasses of varying heights and volume. From left to right: G4, G5, G6

Product Information
Model Manufacturer Product No. Volume (oz)
G1Anchor Hocking7511U6
G2Anchor Hocking3532U12
G3Crate & Barrel302-79116
G4Food WaresStyrofoam cup8


Model Rim Capacity (oz) Level A (oz) Level B (oz) Level C (oz) Level D (oz)

The glasses are used to estimate the volume of liquids such as beverages. The respondent may also choose these models to estimate the portion of solid foods.

When the glasses are used, the amounts reported should be within the rim capacity of the model. The Respondent will be asked to report the fill line (A-D). If the respondent reports an amount that is protruding from the top, he/she will be instructed to estimate using another model.



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