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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 cm
ณ)
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).
ALL SIMPLY RELATED IN 10!

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CORRECT!

milli is the PREFIX meaning
1 one thousandth (0.001)

TRUE or FALSE - Check One

 milli Prefix meaning 1000 times as much TRUE FALSE centi Prefix meaning 1 one hundredth (0.01) TRUE FALSE kilo Prefix meaning 1000 times as much TRUE FALSE

LEARNING SKILLS FOR EVERYDAY USE
 Everyday Metric Units Metric Prefixes Metric Symbols

LENGTH

VOLUME

MASS

meter

centimeter

millimeter

kilometer

liter

milliliter

kilogram

gram

milligram

tonne

TEMPERATURE

Inch-Pound System

The Metric System

Convenient Prefix attached in front of
base or derived unit or unit of measure
OR
the everyday unit of measure shows quantity, size or value
in 10, 100 and 1000
But for most everyday experience Prefixes we use are
milli, centi, kilo

## kilogram  kg

### milli  1 one thousandth (0.001) of the base or derived unit, or unit of measure use the  prefix milli (as in millimeter OR milliliter OR milligram)  centi 1 one hundredth (0.01)  of the base or derived unit, or unit of measure use the prefix centi (as in centimeter)  kilo 1000 times as much as the base or derived unit, or unit of measure use the prefix kilo (as in kilometer and kilogram)  (pronounced "KILL-oh-meet-ur" NOT "kill-AH-mit-ur")

WRITING IS EASY
Symbols like mL or mg or mm or kg or cm together
identify Prefix and everyday unit of measure.

 CLICK ON PICTURES FOR VIDEO LEARNING!   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  For most everyday experience Prefixes we use are milli, centi, and kilo
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