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# YSHS Pre-alg Ch3

### Pre alg ch.3 vocab

Question | Answer |
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Standard | U.S. system of measurement |

Metric | System of measurement used world wide (Except for in the United States.) |

Furlong | 220 Yds. / 8 furlongs = 1 mile |

Inch | 2.54 cm |

foot | 12 in. |

yard | 3 feet |

mile | 5280 ft |

Multiplication property of Equality | When equal quantities are multiplies by the same number the resulting quantities are equal.1 mi. = 5280 ft1.7 x 1 Mi. = 1.7 X 5280 ft1.7 mi. = 8976 ft |

ounce | The base unit for liquid measure in the standard system of measurement |

pound | 16 ounces |

Short ton | 2000 Lbs. |

Cup | 8 Fl. Oz |

Fluid ounce | measurement of capacity |

Pint | two cups |

quart | two pints |

gallon | four quarts |

International | Metric system |

Milli | Used for small items such as perfume..001 |

Centi | Used for small items such as the diameter of an asprin.01 |

kilo | Heavier weights Distance between cities.1000 |

Meter | The base unit of length in the metric system |

Gram | The base unit of weight in the metric system |

Liter | The base unit of volume in the metric system |

Ray | A line that goes on forever in one direction. |

End point of a ray angle | Starting point of two rays that start in the same place. |

< ABC | Angle ABC |

Vertex of an angle | End point of a ray angle |

Degree | a unit for measurement of an angle that is = to 1/360 |

Center of a protractor | The mid point of the baseline protractor. The midpoint is placed over the vertex of the angle being measured. |

Central angle | An Angle whos vertex is the center of a circle. (Like a slice of pie) |

Right Angle | An angle that is 90 degrees |

Area Square | A measure of the space inside a two dimensional figure |

Square units | A square whose sides are one unit long |

Hectare | 10,000 square meters |

volume | The measure of space inside an objectA.K.A. Capacity |

Capacity | The measure of space inside an object A.K.A.Volume |

cube | A dimensional figure with Six square faces |

cubic | having the volume of a cube whose length, width, and depth (or height) each measure the given unit ie. CC, Cu in, Cu ft |

units | Volume of a figure |

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