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Chemisty metric

chemistry metric
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giga
G, 10^9, billion
mega
M, 10^6, million
kilo
k, 10^3, thousand
deci-
d, 10^-1, one-tenth, 0.1
centi-
c, 10^-2, one-hundredth, 0.01
milli-
m, 10^-3, one-thousandth, 0.001
micro-
u, 10^-6, one-millionth, 0.000001
nano-
n, 10^-9, one-billionth, 0.000000001
pico-
p, 10^-12, one trillionth, 0.000000000001
gram
is the base unit of mass
1 gram = 1/454 pound
liter
base unit of volume
liter = 1000mL
liter = 1.09 quarts