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Metric Conversations

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What are the steps in the metric system?
Kilo, Hecto, Deka, base, deci, centi, milli
how many steps are there in the metric system?
7
What units are under the base categories?
mass <- grams, length <- meters, volume <- Liters
what is the acronym for the metric system?
king henry died by drinking chocolate milk
convert .03kl -> l
30.00 l
convert 833.01cm -> Hm
.085501 Hm
what is the equation for weight?
w=mg
what do the variables stand for in the equation for weight?
g = gravity (9.8 m/s^2)
m= mass
what's the difference between mass and weight?
mass is matter with no definite shape, and weight is mass x gravity
Which of the steps in the metric steps are capitalized?
Kilo, Hecto, and Deka
How do you spell decka?
Deka
What is the metric system used for?
to convert between units
What is the unit for volume?
Liters
What is the unit for length?
Meters
How do you spell Heckto?
Hecto