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11 terms
Measurement
matter
mass
weight
volume
the material that makes up an object
the amount of matter in an object
a measure of the force of gravity acting on an object
the amount of space and object takes up
matter
the material that makes up an object
mass
the amount of matter in an object
11 terms
Measurement
length
centimeter
mass
gram
How long something is
a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
A metric unit used to measure mass.
length
How long something is
centimeter
a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
Measurement
measurement
unit of measurement
mass
length
the size of something
an amount used to measure; example seconds are units that mea…
A measure of how much matter is in an object. Mass is measure…
The distance from one point to another. Length is measured us…
measurement
the size of something
unit of measurement
an amount used to measure; example seconds are units that mea…
5 terms
Measurement
天平
Long
short
height
balance scale
Long
short
7 terms
Measurement
length
width
distance
weight
How long something is... Distance between two points
How wide something is... the distance from one side of somethin…
How far an object moves... The length of the path between two po…
How much something weighs... Force of gravity acting on an object
length
How long something is... Distance between two points
width
How wide something is... the distance from one side of somethin…
12 terms
Measurement
length
centimeter
mass
gram
How long something is
a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
A metric unit used to measure mass.
length
How long something is
centimeter
a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
18 terms
Measurement
liter
gallon
milliliter
cup
metric unit of capacity
customary unit of capacity
metric unit of capacity
customary unit of capacity
liter
metric unit of capacity
gallon
customary unit of capacity
12 terms
Measurement
liter
Celsius
metric system
triple beam balance
The basic unit of volume in the metric system.
The basic unit of temperature in the metric system.
The measurement system used by scientists.
The tool used to measure mass.
liter
The basic unit of volume in the metric system.
Celsius
The basic unit of temperature in the metric system.
29 terms
Measurement
capacity
centimeter
convert
cup
the amount a container can hold
(cm) a metric unit for measuring length
to change one unit to another
(c) a customary unit of measure equal to 8 fluid ounces
capacity
the amount a container can hold
centimeter
(cm) a metric unit for measuring length
12 terms
Measurement
length x width x height
kilometers
density
meniscus
How would you find the volume of a cube?
In Europe this is unit is used instead of miles.
This is what you find if you divide mass by volume.
You measure at the bottom of this in a graduated cylinder.
length x width x height
How would you find the volume of a cube?
kilometers
In Europe this is unit is used instead of miles.
10 terms
Measurement
Inch
Half-Inch
Foot (ft)
Yard (yd)
12 in.
3 ft or 36 in.
Inch
Half-Inch
29 terms
Measurement
capacity
centimeter
convert
cup
the amount a container can hold
(cm) a metric unit for measuring length
to change one unit to another
(c) a customary unit of measure equal to 8 fluid ounces
capacity
the amount a container can hold
centimeter
(cm) a metric unit for measuring length
17 terms
Measurement
Capacity
Celsius
Decimal
Density
Amount that can be held by a container, for example, a two li…
Temperature scale in which the freezing point of water is 0 d…
any number less than 1 that is shown using a base 10 system,…
Amount of mass (g) in a given volume (cm3) of a substance or…
Capacity
Amount that can be held by a container, for example, a two li…
Celsius
Temperature scale in which the freezing point of water is 0 d…
11 terms
Measurement
centimeter
kilometer
distance
estimate
is 1/100 of a meter
is 1000 meters
is how far it is between two points
an approximation, about how long something is.
centimeter
is 1/100 of a meter
kilometer
is 1000 meters
29 terms
Measurement
capacity
centimeter
convert
cup
the amount a container can hold
(cm) a metric unit for measuring length
to change one unit to another
(c) a customary unit of measure equal to 8 fluid ounces
capacity
the amount a container can hold
centimeter
(cm) a metric unit for measuring length
10 terms
Measurement
centimeter
meter
kilometer
milliliter
Unit of measurement used to measure short lengths
Unit of measurement used to measure medium lengths
Unit of measurement used to measure long distances
Unit of measurement used to measure small amounts of fluids
centimeter
Unit of measurement used to measure short lengths
meter
Unit of measurement used to measure medium lengths
27 terms
Measurement
Matter
Volume
Mass
length
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Amount of space occupied by an object
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
Distance between 2 points
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Volume
Amount of space occupied by an object
6 terms
Measurement
metric system
length
area
density
a system of measurement based on the number 10
The distance from one point to another
The number of square units required to cover a surface.
the mass of the matter in a given space
metric system
a system of measurement based on the number 10
length
The distance from one point to another
18 terms
Measurement
liter
gallon
milliliter
cup
metric unit of capacity
customary unit of capacity
metric unit of capacity
customary unit of capacity
liter
metric unit of capacity
gallon
customary unit of capacity
16 terms
Measurement
meniscus
length
mass
volume
curved line of a liquid
distance between two points
the amount of matter an object has
the amount of space an object takes up
meniscus
curved line of a liquid
length
distance between two points
Measurement
liter
gallon
milliliter
cup
large metric unit of volume or capacity
largest customary unit of volume or capacity
small metric unit of volume or capacity
smallest customary unit of volume or capacity
liter
large metric unit of volume or capacity
gallon
largest customary unit of volume or capacity
12 terms
Measurement
deca
centi
mille, kilo
meter
ten
hundred
thousand
measure
deca
ten
centi
hundred
Measurement
length
width
inch
centimeter
Distance between two points
how wide an object is
unit of measure
one hundredth of a meter
length
Distance between two points
width
how wide an object is
18 terms
measurement
cup
pint
quart
gallon
a unit of measure, half of a pint
a unit of measure, larger than a cup, smaller than a quart, 2…
a unit of measure, larger than a pint, There are 4 cups in a…
used for measuring larger volumes like gas for your car. Ther…
cup
a unit of measure, half of a pint
pint
a unit of measure, larger than a cup, smaller than a quart, 2…
34 terms
Measurement
Volume
Mass
Customary Units
Metric Units
The number of cubic units needed to fill a solid figure.
The measure of the quantity of matter in an object.
Units of measure that are used in the United States.
Units of measure commonly used by scientists.
Volume
The number of cubic units needed to fill a solid figure.
Mass
The measure of the quantity of matter in an object.
Measurement
T or Tbsp or Tbs
t or tsp
c
oz
Tablespoon
teaspoon
cup
ounce
T or Tbsp or Tbs
Tablespoon
t or tsp
teaspoon
16 terms
Measurement
Mass
Volume
Density
Gram
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
Amount of space occupied by an object
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
A unit of measure for mass
Mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
Volume
Amount of space occupied by an object
Measurement
volume
mass
length
temperature
how much space an object takes up
how much matter or "stuff" is in an object
a measure of the distance between 2 points
a measure of how hot or cold something is
volume
how much space an object takes up
mass
how much matter or "stuff" is in an object
22 terms
Measurement
Mass
Volume
Density
Temperature
The amount of matter in an object
The amount of space matter takes up
The amount of mass in a given volume
The amount of energy the particles that make up matter have
Mass
The amount of matter in an object
Volume
The amount of space matter takes up
22 terms
Measurement
SI units
metre
mass
gram
(noun) The international system of measurement units; for exa…
(noun) The standard SI unit for the measurement of length.
(noun) The amount of matter in an object; commonly measured i…
(noun) The standard SI unit for the measurement of mass. 1 ki…
SI units
(noun) The international system of measurement units; for exa…
metre
(noun) The standard SI unit for the measurement of length.
12 terms
Measurement
Volume Tool
Temperature Tool
Length/Distance Tool
Mass Tool
Syringe/Graduated Cylinder
Thermometer
Measuring Tape/Ruler
Balance
Volume Tool
Syringe/Graduated Cylinder
Temperature Tool
Thermometer
Measurement
Measure Frequency
Measure Rate
Measure Duration
Measure Latency
Also known as count, frequency is simply a tally of the numbe…
Rate is the number of responses per unit of time.
Duration is the amount of time in which a behavior occurs, an…
Latency is a measurement of the elapsed time between the onse…
Measure Frequency
Also known as count, frequency is simply a tally of the numbe…
Measure Rate
Rate is the number of responses per unit of time.
14 terms
Measurement
mass
volume
meter
temperature
amount of matter in an object (grams -g / kilograms -kg)
amount of space taken up (liquid-Liters -L / milliliters - mL…
base unit for length / elevation (meters - m)
how hot or cold something is (Celsius-degrees C / Kelvin-K)
mass
amount of matter in an object (grams -g / kilograms -kg)
volume
amount of space taken up (liquid-Liters -L / milliliters - mL…
Measurement
length
meter
metric system
gram
the measure of a line segment or one side or edge of a figure
the basic unit of length in the metric system
a decimal system of units based on the meter as a unit of len…
the basic unit of mass in the metric system
length
the measure of a line segment or one side or edge of a figure
meter
the basic unit of length in the metric system
Measurement
capacity
examples of capacity
(c)
(fl oz)
amount of liquid a container can hold
cup, fluid ounce, gallon, pint, quart
cup
fluid ounce
capacity
amount of liquid a container can hold
examples of capacity
cup, fluid ounce, gallon, pint, quart
Measurement
Accuracy
Caliper
Customary System
Denominator
The condition or quality of being true, correct, or exact; pr…
A measuring tool with two usually adjustable jaws used especi…
Also referred to as the English system of measuring. The meas…
Divisor; the number below the line in a fraction.
Accuracy
The condition or quality of being true, correct, or exact; pr…
Caliper
A measuring tool with two usually adjustable jaws used especi…
Measurement
1 ounce (oz)
1 pound (lb)
16 ounces (oz)
1 gram (g)
a slice of bread weighs about ___
a loaf of bread weighs about ___
1 pound equals _______________
a paper clip weighs about _____________
1 ounce (oz)
a slice of bread weighs about ___
1 pound (lb)
a loaf of bread weighs about ___
18 terms
Measurement
Centerline
Strut tower gauge
Tram gauges
Zero plane
An imaginary plane that runs down the center of a vehicle, di…
A tool that projects the alignment of the strut towers to the…
A straight bar with a fixed pointer and a sliding pointer for…
An imaginary plane that runs the length of the vehicle allowi…
Centerline
An imaginary plane that runs down the center of a vehicle, di…
Strut tower gauge
A tool that projects the alignment of the strut towers to the…
25 terms
Measurement
Observing
Inferring
Predicting
Chemistry
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
The process of making an inference, an interpretation based o…
The process of forecasting what will happen in the future bas…
...The study of the properties of mater and how it changes.
Observing
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
Inferring
The process of making an inference, an interpretation based o…
23 terms
Measurement
Measurement
nonstandard Objects
Standard Object
Standard Value
this is the act of using a number to find the exact dimension…
These are objects that do not have a number on them, and are…
These are objects that have a number on them and are the same…
This is used in science so that everyone has the same value t…
Measurement
this is the act of using a number to find the exact dimension…
nonstandard Objects
These are objects that do not have a number on them, and are…
18 terms
Measurement
centimeter
meter
inch
foot
centimeter
meter
18 terms
Measurement
measurement
nominal, ordinal, interval, ratio
nominal scales
ordinal scales
a set of rules for assigning numbers to represent objects, tr…
four scales of measurement. (in order of heirarchy)
the first scale of measurement which is qualitative, uses cat…
the second scale of measurement which is quantitative, and ra…
measurement
a set of rules for assigning numbers to represent objects, tr…
nominal, ordinal, interval, ratio
four scales of measurement. (in order of heirarchy)
12 terms
Measurement
Define
Position
Time
Constant
give the precise meaning of a word, phrase, concept, or physi…
the location of an object
when an event happened
always remains the same
Define
give the precise meaning of a word, phrase, concept, or physi…
Position
the location of an object
8 terms
Measurement
Circumference of a circle
Area of a rectangle or square
Area of a parallelograms
Area of a triangle
C=pi x Diameter OR C= 2 x pi x radius
A = length x width A = lw
A = base x height or A =bh
A = 1/2 bh or 1/2 x base x height OR bxh / 2
Circumference of a circle
C=pi x Diameter OR C= 2 x pi x radius
Area of a rectangle or square
A = length x width A = lw
13 terms
Measurement
mass
volume
density
weight
the amount of matter in an object
how much space an object occupies
how much mass is in a given volume
the amount of gravitational pull on an object
mass
the amount of matter in an object
volume
how much space an object occupies
10 terms
measurement
meter
gram
liter
volume
measures length
measures mass (weight)
measures volume
how much space something has
meter
measures length
gram
measures mass (weight)
Measurement
centimeter
meter
inch
foot
centimeter
meter
10 terms
Measurement
Qualitative Measurement
Quantitative measurement
Precise
Accurate
Descriptive, but no numbers and units
Describe with numbers and units
How well can the measurement be repeated
How close the measurement is to the true value
Qualitative Measurement
Descriptive, but no numbers and units
Quantitative measurement
Describe with numbers and units
Measurement
Base Unit
deci
centi
milli
m, L, g
10-1
10-2
10-3
Base Unit
m, L, g
deci
10-1
41 terms
Measurement
Graduated cylinder
Beaker
SI System
Number and Unit
a long, narrow container used to measure liquid volume; is ve…
a container that has a spout for pouring and marks for measur…
the updated version of the metric system that is used by scie…
two things that a measurement must include
Graduated cylinder
a long, narrow container used to measure liquid volume; is ve…
Beaker
a container that has a spout for pouring and marks for measur…
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