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Chem-Module 1

Matter Anything that has mass and takes up space.
Gram The metric unit for mass
Slug The English unit for mass
Newton The metric unit for weight
Pound The English unit for weight
Meter The metric unit for distance
Foot The English unit for distance
Liter The metric unit for volume
Gallon The English unit for volume
Second The metric and English unit for time
Meniscus The curved surface of a liquid
1 cubic centimeter is the same as... 1 milliliter
Accuracy An indication of how close a measurement is to the true value
Precision An indication of the scale on the measuring device that was used
Light is not... matter
Numbers mean nothing unless... there is a unit attached
The metric system's unit for mass is the gram
The English system's unit for mass is the slug
The Metric system's unit for distance is the meter
The English system's unit for distance is the foot
The Metric system's unit for volume is the liter
The English system's unit for volume is the gallon
The Metric system's and the English unit for time is the second
micro means millionth
mili means thousandth
centi means hundredth
deci means tenth
deca means ten
hecta means hundred
kilo means thousand
mega means million
1 cubic centimeter is the same as 1 millileter
Measure from the ___ not the ___ 1, 0
Measure from the ____ of the _____ when using liquids bottom, meniscus
A significant figure is when it is.... A non-zero A zero between to significant figures A zero at the end of a number and to the right of the decimal point
12 inches equals 1 foot
3 feet equals 1 yard
5280 feet equals 1 mile
1000 mm equals 1 meter
100 cm equals 1 meter
1000 m equals 1 km
1 mile equals 1.609 km
1 pound equals 16 ounces
2000 pounds equals 1 ton
1 kg equals 1000 g
1 g equals 1000mg
1 kg equals 2.205 pounds
Created by: akikoandpoog