 # Take out a piece of paper and try to answer the following questions: 1.Convert 5 miles to inches 1.Convert 12 kilometers to centimeters.

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Take out a piece of paper and try to answer the following questions: 1.Convert 5 miles to inches 1.Convert 12 kilometers to centimeters

THE METRIC SYSTEM King =K= Kilo =1000 Henry= H= Hecta= 100 Doesn’t= D= Deka= 10 Usually = U= UNIT= 1 Drink= D= Deci=.10 Chocolate= C= Centi=.01 Milk =M =Milli=.001

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Metric Base Unit for Length is the METER

Metric Base Unit for Mass is Gram

Metric Base Unit for Volume = Liter

Metric Unit for Temperature= Celsius

How to convert units

72 mm = ___ cm

30.8 cl = ___ L

72mm= _____ m?

14.3 kg = ___ g

159 centigrams = _____ decigrams

4.1 kg = ___ mg

12 cm = ___ mm

437 g = ___ kg

840.2 m = ___ km

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