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Metric System

Metric System Vocabulary

The metric system is based on this number 10
Why the metric system was invented no standard, confusing to trade with countries
The distance beteween 2 points is length
The amount of space an object takes up volume
The amount of matter inside an object mass
Measure of the amount of heat energy temperature
Used to measure liquid volume graduated cylinder
Used to measure solid volume metric ruler
Used to measure mass triple beam balance
Kilo means 1,000
Milli means 1/1000
Unit used to measure mass gram
Unit used to measure liquid volume liter
Unit used to measure solid volume cubic cm
Unit used to measure length meter
1 kg = grams 1,000
1 g = milligrams 1,000
1 m = centimeters 100
Convert 12.45 g to mg 12,450 mg
Convert 99.67 cm to m 0.9967
Temperature is measured in degrees Celsius
Created by: rcunningham518