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Units of Measurement & Capacity
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capacity
the amount a container can hold, measured in liquid amounts
quart
a customary unit of capacity. One quart equals 2 pints.
gallon
A customary unit of capacity. One gallon equals 4 quarts.
cup
A customary unit of capacity.
pint
A customary unit of capacity. One pint equals 2 cups.
fluid ounce
A customary unit of capacity equal to 2 tablespoons
weight
How heavy an object is
ounce
A customary unit of weight.
pound
A customary unit of weight. One pound equals 16 ounces.
ton
A customary unit of weight. One ton equals 2,000 pounds.
millimeter
A metric unit of length. 10 millimeters equals 1 centimeter.
centimeter
A metric unit of length. Ten millimeters equals 1 centimeter.
meter
A metric unit of length. 100 centimeters equals 1 meter.
kilometer
A metric unit of length. 1,000 meters equals 1 kilometer.
mass
The amount of matter that something contains.
milliliter
A metric unit of capacity. 1 liter is equal to 1,000 milliliters.
liter
A metric unit of capacity equal to 1,000 millimeters.
gram
A metric unit of mass. 1 kilogram is equal to 1,000 grams.
milligram
A metric unit of mass. 1,000 milligrams equals 1 gram.
kilogram
A metric unit of mass equal to 1,000 grams.
perimeter
The distance around a figure.
area
The number of square units needed to cover a region.
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