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# The Metric System

### King Henry Doesn't Usually Drink Chocolate Milk

Question | Answer |
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What is the abbreviation "k?" | Kilo |

What is the abbreviation "h?" | Hecto |

What is the abbreviation "da?" | Deka |

What is the abbreviation "d?" | Deci |

What is the abbreviation "c?" | Centi |

What is the abbreviation "m?" | Milli |

What is the order (from largest to smallest) of the unit sizes? | k h da unit d c m |

Which is larger da, or d? | deka, or da |

What are the different forms of measurement? | length, mass, volume |

What are the base units for each of the forms of measurements? | length is meters, mass is grams, and volume is liters |

To convert a larger unit to a smaller unit, do you move the decimal right or left? | right |

Do you divide or multiply to convert to a larger unit? | divide |

Which is incorrect? | k h d u da c m |

Which is incorrect? | k da h u d mc |

Do you divide or multiply to convert to a smaller unit? | multiply |

Which direction do you move the decimal to convert to a larger unit of measurement? | left |

Which is NOT a prefix? | deka, or d |

Which is NOT a prefix? | deci, or da |

What is smaller, d or da? | deci, or d |

Which are NOT the forms of measurement? | length, weight, volume |

Which are NOT the forms of measurement? | length, weight, mass |

Which are NOT the forms of measurement? | length, mass |

Which are NOT the corresponding units to forms of measurements? | length is meters, mass is liters, and volume is grams |

Which are NOT the corresponding units to forms of measurements? | length is kilometers, mass is grams, and volume is ounces |

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