# Basics Flashcards

1
Q

between giga and kilo on the metric conversion number line

A

Mega

2
Q

between deci and milli on the metric conversion number line

A

centi

3
Q

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

A

Gran Made Karen Her Danish. Deb Caught Mini Mice Nearby

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

4
Q

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

A

“opposites attract” - one great relationship

reciprocal relationship

5
Q

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

A

“happy”

direct relationship

6
Q

a relationship where when one item increases, the other decreases

A

“toxic”

indirect/inverse relationship

7
Q

to “increase by a factor of” is to

A

multiply

8
Q

to “decrease by a factor of” is to

A

divide

9
Q

the space that a 2-dimensional object takes up

flat shape/surface

A

length x width

area

10
Q

the space that a 3-dimensional object takes up

A

length x width x height

volume

11
Q

a shorthand manner of writing very small or large numbers

A

scientific notation

12
Q

1,200,000 in scientific notation is

A

1.2 x 10^6

13
Q

.000012 in scientific notation is

A

1.2 x 10^-5

14
Q

makes an answer to a question comprehensive

A

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

units

15
Q

units of length

A

distance

ft, cm

16
Q

units of area

A

unit of length squared

ft^2, cm^2

17
Q

units of volume

A

unit of length cubed

ft^3, cm^3

18
Q

complementary unit of giga

A

Gran and Nana

nano

19
Q

complementary unit of mega

A

super big and super small

micro

20
Q

complementary unit of kilo

A

milli

21
Q

complementary unit of hecto

A

“hecto hundos”

centi

22
Q

complementary unit of deca

A

deci