# Basics Flashcards

between giga and kilo on the metric conversion number line

Mega

between deci and milli on the metric conversion number line

centi

the order of the metric conversion number line from billions to billionths

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giga .. mega .. kilo, hecto, deca, unit, deci, centi, milli, .. micro .. nano

a relationship where a number multiplied by the inverse of itself equals one

“opposites attract” - one great relationship

reciprocal relationship

a relationship where when one item increases, the other increases, or vice versa

“happy”

direct relationship

a relationship where when one item increases, the other decreases

“toxic”

indirect/inverse relationship

to “increase by a factor of” is to

multiply

to “decrease by a factor of” is to

divide

the space that a 2-dimensional object takes up

flat shape/surface

length x width

area

the space that a 3-dimensional object takes up

length x width x height

volume

a shorthand manner of writing very small or large numbers

scientific notation

1,200,000 in scientific notation is

1.2 x 10^6

.000012 in scientific notation is

1.2 x 10^-5

makes an answer to a question comprehensive

“I have 6” “Dogs, tortillas, crayons??”

units

units of length

distance

ft, cm