Chapter 3 coure 2 math vocab.
|compatible numbers||numbers that are easy to comute mentally|
|gram||a unit of mass in the metric system equivalent to 0.001 kilogram|
|kilogram||the base unit of mass in the metric system equivalent to 1,000 grams|
|liter||the base unit of capacity in the metric system, a liter is a little more that a quart|
|Meter||the base unit of lengh in the metric system|
|metric system||the base 10 system of measurement using the base units: meter for length, kilograms for mass, and liter for capacity|
|scientific notation||A number written as a product of a number that is at least 1 but less than 10, and a power of ten.|