#### Study sets matching "metric mathematics"

#### Study sets matching "metric mathematics"

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

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

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

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

measure

temperature

thermometer

degree

to find out how much there is of something

how much heat something has. How hot or cold something is.

a tool used to measure temperature

the unit the temperature is measured in.

measure

to find out how much there is of something

temperature

how much heat something has. How hot or cold something is.

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

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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

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