# Study sets matching "metric mathematics"

units

measurement involves two things:

To change from one unit to another

kilometer

comparing the quantity being measured to some standard... unit

1. A number (whole, fraction, or decimal)... 2. A unit

we can make substitutions, treating the names of the units as…

(km)... 1000 meters

units

comparing the quantity being measured to some standard... unit

measurement involves two things:

1. A number (whole, fraction, or decimal)... 2. A unit

units

measurement involves two things:

To change from one unit to another

1 foot (ft)

comparing the quantity being measured to some standard... unit

1. A number (whole, fraction, or decimal)... 2. A unit

we can make substitutions, treating the names of the units as…

12 inches (in.)

units

comparing the quantity being measured to some standard... unit

measurement involves two things:

1. A number (whole, fraction, or decimal)... 2. A unit

units

measurement involves two things:

To change from one unit to another

1 foot (ft)

comparing the quantity being measured to some standard... unit

1. A number (whole, fraction, or decimal)... 2. A unit

we can make substitutions, treating the names of the units as…

12 inches (in.)

units

comparing the quantity being measured to some standard... unit

measurement involves two things:

1. A number (whole, fraction, or decimal)... 2. A unit

units

measurement involves two things:

To change from one unit to another

1 foot (ft)

comparing the quantity being measured to some standard... unit

1. A number (whole, fraction, or decimal)... 2. A unit

we can make substitutions, treating the names of the units as…

12 inches (in.)

units

comparing the quantity being measured to some standard... unit

measurement involves two things:

1. A number (whole, fraction, or decimal)... 2. A unit

units

measurement involves two things:

To change from one unit to another

1 foot (ft)

comparing the quantity being measured to some standard... unit

1. A number (whole, fraction, or decimal)... 2. A unit

we can make substitutions, treating the names of the units as…

12 inches (in.)

units

comparing the quantity being measured to some standard... unit

measurement involves two things:

1. A number (whole, fraction, or decimal)... 2. A unit

Giggly Meg's kitten decimates centipede…

Giga

Mega

kilo

Giga, Mega, kilo, deci, centi, milli, micro, nano, pico

G; 10^9 (billion)

M; 10^6 (million)

k; 10^3 (thousand)

Giggly Meg's kitten decimates centipede…

Giga, Mega, kilo, deci, centi, milli, micro, nano, pico

Giga

G; 10^9 (billion)

mile

foot (ft)

inch (in)

yard (yd)

A customary unit of length;... 1 mile=5,280 feet

A customary unit of length; ... 1 foot = 12 inches

A customary unit of length; 12 inches = 1 foot

A customary unit of measurement;... 1 yard = 3 feet/36 inches

mile

A customary unit of length;... 1 mile=5,280 feet

foot (ft)

A customary unit of length; ... 1 foot = 12 inches

King Henry Died Unusually Drinking Choc…

The "unit" in the metric system always…

What unit is the metric system based on?

What do the prefixes in front of the ba…

Kilo... Hecto... Deka... UNIT [meter, liter, gram]... Deci... Centi... Milli

1

Tens.

How much greater or less than the unit [one] the unit is.

King Henry Died Unusually Drinking Choc…

Kilo... Hecto... Deka... UNIT [meter, liter, gram]... Deci... Centi... Milli

The "unit" in the metric system always…

1

gram

milligram

mass

liter

the basic unit for measuring mass

One thousandth of a gram

A measure of the amount of matter in an object

Basic unit of volume in the metric system

gram

the basic unit for measuring mass

milligram

One thousandth of a gram

Significant figures

multiplying bases with exponents

dividing bases with exponents

raising an exponent to another exponent

multiplication or dividing you use the least number of sig fig…

Significant figures

multiplication or dividing you use the least number of sig fig…

multiplying bases with exponents

Absolute Value

Addition

Adjacent

Balance

How far a number is from 0

Finding the total or the sum

Lying next to each other

When both sides have the same quantity

Absolute Value

How far a number is from 0

Addition

Finding the total or the sum

Metric systems

Kilo

Hecto

Deca

International standard system of units of measurement.... The met…

k = thousands of base unit, multiplied by a thousand base unit…

h = hundreds of base unit, multiplied by a hundred base unit.…

dk = da = D =tens of base unit, multiplied by a ten base unit.…

Metric systems

International standard system of units of measurement.... The met…

Kilo

k = thousands of base unit, multiplied by a thousand base unit…

Area

Perimeter

Circumference

Celsius

A measure of how much surface an object has

the distance around a shape

The distance around a circle

Metric unit for measuring temperature; On this scale water fre…

Area

A measure of how much surface an object has

Perimeter

the distance around a shape

Mass

Meniscus

Volume

centi-

A measure of the amount of matter in an object.

Curve on top of a liquid in a cylinder (read the bottom of the…

Amount of space occupied by an object; 3-D measurement = units3

prefix meaning 0.01 (c)

Mass

A measure of the amount of matter in an object.

Meniscus

Curve on top of a liquid in a cylinder (read the bottom of the…