 # Metric System Review. Metric System The metric system is based on a base unit that corresponds to a certain kind of measurement Length = meter Volume.

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Metric System Review

Metric System The metric system is based on a base unit that corresponds to a certain kind of measurement Length = meter Volume = liter Weight (Mass) = gram Prefixes plus base units make up the metric system

Remember? kilo hectodeca Base Units meter gram liter deci centimilli

Metric System If you move to the left in the diagram, move the decimal to the left If you move to the right in the diagram, move the decimal to the right kilo hectodeca meter liter gram deci centimilli

kilohectodeca Base Units meter gram liter decicentimilli Convert: 32 m = _______ km 5 cm = ________ hm 23 m = ________ mm.23 dag = _______ dg

Converting

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