# Study sets matching "metric chapter 2"

Study sets

Diagrams

Classes

Users

Data

Data table

Graph

facts, figures and other evidence gathered through observations

any display of information tabular form with rows and/or colum…

a "picture" of your data; shows the relationship between your…

Data

facts, figures and other evidence gathered through observations

Data table

any display of information tabular form with rows and/or colum…

accuracy

precision

accurate; precise

precise; accurate

how close you are to the actual value

how close your values are to each other

if you are ____, you are always ____

if you are ____, you are not necessarily ____

accuracy

how close you are to the actual value

precision

how close your values are to each other

Metric System

Base Unit

Length

Mass

A system of measurement based on the number 10.

Changes depending on what you are measuring.

The distance from one point to another.

A measure of the amount of matter an object contains.

Metric System

A system of measurement based on the number 10.

Base Unit

Changes depending on what you are measuring.

Convex

Point

Metric space

Segment

We call a set E which is a subset of Rk convex if (lambda*x +…

Elements of a set

A sex X, whose elements we shall call points, is said to be a…

Segment (a,b) is the set of all real numbers x such that a<x<b.

Convex

We call a set E which is a subset of Rk convex if (lambda*x +…

Point

Elements of a set

Metric system

SI

Mass

Weight

System of measurement based on the number 10

International system of units

Measure of how much matter is in an object

Measure of the force of gravity acting on an object

Metric system

System of measurement based on the number 10

SI

International system of units

calorie (cal):

celsius degree:

cubic centimeter (cm^3):

density (d):

the amount of heat required to raise (1) gram of water 1 degre…

the basic unit of temp. in the metric system

the volume accepted nu a cube 1cm on a side

the amount of mass in one unit of volume

calorie (cal):

the amount of heat required to raise (1) gram of water 1 degre…

celsius degree:

the basic unit of temp. in the metric system

1 meter (m) =

1000 meters (m) =

1 millimeter (mL) =

1 liter (L) =

10 decimeters (dm)... 100 centimeters (cm)... 1000 millimeters (mm)

1 kilometer (km)

1 cm^3

1000 mL... 1000 cm^3... 1 dm^3

1 meter (m) =

10 decimeters (dm)... 100 centimeters (cm)... 1000 millimeters (mm)

1000 meters (m) =

1 kilometer (km)

Mass

Volume

Metric System

How do we measure length

Measure of the amount of matter an object contains (kilogram)

How much space an object takes up

A system of measurement based on the number 10

Metric ruler or meterstick

Mass

Measure of the amount of matter an object contains (kilogram)

Volume

How much space an object takes up

Simple Meter

Compound Meter

Compound Triple

Compound Quadruple

Always 2, 3, or 4 as the top number of the time signature

Can be divided into 3 smaller beats

Any time signature with a 9 on top. (9/8, 9/2, 9/4, 9/16)

Any time signature with a 12 on top. (12/8, 12/16 are most com…

Simple Meter

Always 2, 3, or 4 as the top number of the time signature

Compound Meter

Can be divided into 3 smaller beats

Base Unit

Derived Unit

Kelvin

Kilogram

a defined unit in a system of measurement that is based on an…

a unit defined by a combination of base units

the SI base unit of temperature

The SI base unit of mass

Base Unit

a defined unit in a system of measurement that is based on an…

Derived Unit

a unit defined by a combination of base units

Base Unit

Derived Unit

Kelvin

Kilogram

the most common units in the metric system-meter, kilogram, se…

A unit defined by a combination of base units

The metric base unit of temperature

The metric base unit for mass

Base Unit

the most common units in the metric system-meter, kilogram, se…

Derived Unit

A unit defined by a combination of base units