Units of measurement

Units of measurement - • Length the meter is the standard...

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Units of measurement Mass – a measure of quantity of matter a body contains. Mass is an invariable quantity. Weight- a measure of the earth’s gravitational attraction for a body. Weight varies with distance from the center of the earth
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Unformatted text preview: • Length - the meter is the standard unit of length (distance) in the SI system. • Volume – the common units of volume are the liter and the milliliter (cubic centimeter) in the metric system....
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This note was uploaded on 10/21/2011 for the course FREN 1110 taught by Professor Widgren during the Fall '08 term at UGA.

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