# Study sets matching "metric chapter 2"

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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.

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)

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

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

Duration

Beat

Meter

Subdivision

An amount of time or a particular time interval: how long or s…

The regular pulse of music

The organization of the rhythmic patterns in a composition are…

To break up a larger metrical pattern into smaller parts so th…

Duration

An amount of time or a particular time interval: how long or s…

Beat

The regular pulse of music

alla breve

anacrusis

bar line

beat

-2/2 time... -cut time

-an extra unaccented syllable at the beginning of a line befor…

-divides the staff into measures

-a regular, recurring pulsation that divides music into units…

alla breve

-2/2 time... -cut time

anacrusis

-an extra unaccented syllable at the beginning of a line befor…

duration

beat

meter

subdivision

length of time sound (or silence) occurs

a regular pulse which lasts throughout a piece of music, divid…

organization of beats into regular groups of 2, 3, and 4 and h…

division of a beat into 2 or 3 equal parts... (simple, compound)

duration

length of time sound (or silence) occurs

beat

a regular pulse which lasts throughout a piece of music, divid…