#### Study sets matching "test measurment"

#### Study sets matching "test measurment"

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

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

Estimation

Precision

Accuracy

A way to describe the world with numbers.... The size, length, o…

A method of making a rough measurement of an object without s…

A description of how close a series of measurements are to on…

A comparison of a measurement to the real, actual, or accepte…

Measurement

A way to describe the world with numbers.... The size, length, o…

Estimation

A method of making a rough measurement of an object without s…

Estimate

Ratio

Unit

Kilometer

An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions

The quantitative relation between two amounts showing the num…

standard quantities used to specify measurements

The metric system of measurement based on the number 10

Estimate

An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions

Ratio

The quantitative relation between two amounts showing the num…

liter

gallon

cup

pound

What metric unit of volume is used to measure the amount of p…

What customary unit of volume is this?

What customary unit of volume would you use to measure flour…

What customary unit of weight would you use to weigh this loa…

liter

What metric unit of volume is used to measure the amount of p…

gallon

What customary unit of volume is this?

Metric System

Customary System

Measurement unit

Length

international system of measurement used by scientists based…

measurement system used in the united states based on older s…

number and known amount used to describe a measurement

measurement that describes how long or how tall something is…

Metric System

international system of measurement used by scientists based…

Customary System

measurement system used in the united states based on older s…

mass

weight

volume

length

the amount of matter in an object

the force exerted on an object due to gravity

the amount of space occupied by a three dimensional object or…

the measurement of something from end to end

mass

the amount of matter in an object

weight

the force exerted on an object due to gravity

Inch (in)

Yard (yd)

Foot (ft)

Estimate

A standard unit of length that is a part of 1 foot.

A standard unit of length equal to 3 feet.

A standard unit of length equal to 12 inches.

When you estimate you make a good guess.

Inch (in)

A standard unit of length that is a part of 1 foot.

Yard (yd)

A standard unit of length equal to 3 feet.

Metric System

Length

Meter

Mass

A measurement system based on the number 10.

The distance from one point to another.

The basic unit to measure length

A measure of the amount of matter in an object

Metric System

A measurement system based on the number 10.

Length

The distance from one point to another.

pounds

ounces

celcius

fehrenheit

a unit of weight general use equal to 16 oz.

a unit of weight of one sixteenth of a pound

a scare of temperature in which water freezes at 0 degrees an…

a scale of temperature in which water freezes at 32 degrees a…

pounds

a unit of weight general use equal to 16 oz.

ounces

a unit of weight of one sixteenth of a pound

Measurement

Metric System

Length

Meter

Finding a number that shows the size or amount of something.

A system of measurement based on the number 10.

The distance from one point to another.

The basic unit of length in the Metric System.

Measurement

Finding a number that shows the size or amount of something.

Metric System

A system of measurement based on the number 10.

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…

estimate

measurement

measure

units

to make an educated guess about a measurement

the number description of a property of an object or system

to compare the size, capacity, or mass of an object to a know…

a length, volume, or mass used as the basis for a measurement…

estimate

to make an educated guess about a measurement

measurement

the number description of a property of an object or system

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…

Mass

Rider

Triple Beam Balance

Pan

the amount of matter in an object

a weight used to measure the mass on a triple beam balance

an instrument that uses a set of three sliding riders to bala…

location for where the item being measured is placed

Mass

the amount of matter in an object

Rider

a weight used to measure the mass on a triple beam balance

Metric System

Length

Meter

Mass

A measurement system based on the number 10.

The distance from one point to another.

The basic unit to measure length

measure of the amount of matter in an object

Metric System

A measurement system based on the number 10.

Length

The distance from one point to another.

balance

cup

gallon

graduated cylinder

tool used to measure the mass of an object

equals 8 fluid ounces (liquid)... 16 tablespoons (dry)

measures capacity... 4 quarts = 1 gallon

tool used to measure the volume of a liquid

balance

tool used to measure the mass of an object

cup

equals 8 fluid ounces (liquid)... 16 tablespoons (dry)

metric system

length

area

density

A system of measurement based on units of ten.

The number of units that fit along one edge of an object.

Describes the number of unit squares that cover a surface.

The mass of matter in a given space. Objects that are more de…

metric system

A system of measurement based on units of ten.

length

The number of units that fit along one edge of an object.

Definition of Length

definition of volume

displacement

Definition of mass

distance from point to point

amount of space a substance occupies

method for finding volume by placing an object into a graduat…

amount of matter in an object

Definition of Length

distance from point to point

definition of volume

amount of space a substance occupies

length

width

weight

measurement

Distance between two points

The measurement of something from side to side.

The measurement of how much something weighs.

The size, length, or amount of something, as established by m…

length

Distance between two points

width

The measurement of something from side to side.

INCH

NON STANDARD UNIT OF MEASURE

CENTIMETERS

RULER

A unit of measure about a digit on a finger.

Measuring with non traditional objects.

A unit of measure that is smaller than an inch.

Used to measure an objects length that is usually straight.

INCH

A unit of measure about a digit on a finger.

NON STANDARD UNIT OF MEASURE

Measuring with non traditional objects.

chord

circumference

diameter

radius

a line segment connecting any two points on a circle but does…

the distance around the circle

the length of a segment connecting two points on the circle t…

the length of a segment connecting the center of the circle w…

chord

a line segment connecting any two points on a circle but does…

circumference

the distance around the circle

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.

system internationale (SI)

graduated cylinder

beaker

electronic balance

Also known as the metric system

Tool used to measure the volume of liquids

Container to hold a liquid in which the lines are just sugges…

Tool used to measure the mass of a substance

system internationale (SI)

Also known as the metric system

graduated cylinder

Tool used to measure the volume of liquids

ounces

yard

millimeter

gram

A measure of mass in the US and Imperial measurement systems.…

A unit of measure. When 3 feet are together, it is called a...

A Metric measure of distance used for small lengths.... The abbr…

A metric unit of mass (weight).

ounces

A measure of mass in the US and Imperial measurement systems.…

yard

A unit of measure. When 3 feet are together, it is called a...

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

measurement

inch

non standard units

ruler

The act or measurement of measuring something.

A standard unit or measurement 1/12 of a foot.

A way to measure using non standard units. ex: cubes, paper c…

A tool used to rule straight lines and measure distances.

measurement

The act or measurement of measuring something.

inch

A standard unit or measurement 1/12 of a foot.

*GRAM

*KILOGRAM

*centimeter

*kilometer

-a metric unit of MASS

-a unit of mass in the metric system... 1 kilogram = 1,000 grams

-a metric unit for measuring LENGTH or DISTANCE

-a metric unit for measuring LENGTH or DISTANCE

*GRAM

-a metric unit of MASS

*KILOGRAM

-a unit of mass in the metric system... 1 kilogram = 1,000 grams