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VIDEO CLIP
DID YOU KNOW?
that you can divide 1 meter
by exactly 10 equal parts
(10 cm x 10 cm x 10 cm)...

then make a cube (1000 cmณ) of it to fill with water...
and you will find that it contains exactly 1 L (1 liter)
(1000 mL
) of water...
and is the mass of exactly
1 kg (1 kilogram) (1000 g).
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CORRECT!

gram (g)

### A gram is about as heavy as a paper clip or a dime. There are exactly 1000 g (grams) in 1 kg (kilogram) A unit of measure that is 1 one thousandths  from the Base Unit  kilogram (0.001 kg)

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 The Base Unit for MASS is kilogram (kg) TRUE FALSE There are 1000 g  in the mass of 1  kg TRUE FALSE There are 1000 mg in the mass of 1  g TRUE FALSE A gram is about as heavy as a baseball bat TRUE FALSE There are exactly 100 grams in 1 tonne TRUE FALSE

LEARNING SKILLS
FOR EVERYDAY USE IN AMERICA

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### The mass of 1 g (gram) is a unit of measure that you can hardly feel on the end of your finger.

as a raisin...

a paper clip...

or a dime.

A table-tennis (ping-pong) ball
is the mass of about 5 g
 A golf ball is about 50 g and so is a           medium sized egg.
 Smaller Measurement from a gram

1 milligram
(1 mg)

### Remember, milli is the prefix meaning 1 one thousandth (0.001). So, 1 one thousandth of the unit of measure gram, being 1 milligram, is simply written 1 mg

Larger Measurement from a gram

### Remember, kilo is the prefix meaning 1000 times. So, 1000 g (grams) is the mass of 1 kg (kilogram). Pronounced "KILL-oh-gram" NOT "kill-AH-gram".

Larger Measurement from a kilogram

### There are exactly 1 000 kg (kilograms) in 1 t (spelled tonne)

 CLICK ON PICTURES FOR VIDEO LEARNING!   CLICK ON PICTURES BELOW FOR VIDEO CLIPS 1 cmณ (1 cubic centimeter) filled with water contains exactly 1 mL (1 milliliter) and is the mass of exactly 1 g (1 gram) "centimeters milliliters milligrams" VIDEO CLIP
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