Length
Use: meterstick
Metric Unit: meter (m)
centimeters (cm)
[100 cm = 1m]
millimeters (mm)
[1000 mm = 1m]
Larger Units
kilometer (km)
(.62 mile = 1 km)
What would you rather
run: a 5 mile race or a
5 km race?
Volume
Use: graduated
cylinder
Metric

Metric Measurement Review
1. What is the standard
unit for length?
Answer:
meter
2. What is the standard
unit for mass?
Answer:
gram
3. What is the symbol for
volume?
Answer:
ml or cm3
4. What is the metric prefix
of 10?
Answer:
deca
5. What is the metric

Metric Conversions
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Grams, Meters or Liters
How do you do Metric Conversions
1. Must start at word that means the prefix of the
unit for which you are given the number.

Density
Density:
Mass per unit volume of a substance
Density = Mass
Volume
D =M
V
Density
Units:
Mass = grams
Volume = ml or cm3
Example:
What is the density of
this metal?
So units of density =
g/ml or
g/cm3
Mass 270 grams
Volume 100 cm3
Density
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