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prefixes in order

Giga G 1,000,000,000 Billion (9)
Mega M 1,000,000 Million (6)
Kilo k 1,000 Thousand (3)
Hecto H 100 hundred (2)
Deca D 10 Ten (1)
Base - - - - - - -
deci d .1 1-tenth (-1)
centi c .01 1-hundredth (-2)
milli m .001 1-thousandth (-3)
micro u .000001 1-millionth (-6)
nano n .000000001 1-billionth (-9)
pico p 1-trillionth (-12)

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giga

G
billion
10^9

3

mega

M
million
10^6

4

Kilo

k
thousand
10^3

5

Hecto

h
100
10^2

6

deca

D
10
10^1

7

deci

d
.1
10^-1

8

centi

c
.01
10^-2

9

milli

m
.001
10^-3

10

micro

u
one-millionth
10^-6

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nano

n
one billionth
10^-9

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mass (weigh)

pound to kilogram

2.205 lbs = 1 kg

13

mass

ounce to grams

1 oz = 28.34 g

14

volume
quart = liter

1.06 quart = liter

15

volume

fluid ounce = milliliter

1 fl. oz = 29.57 mL

16

length
inch to centimeter

1 inch = 2.54 cm

17

length

mile to kilometer

1 mile = 1.61 kilometer

18

length

feet to meter

3.28 ft = 1 m

19

mass

ton to pounds

1 ton = 2000 lbs

20

mass

ounces to pound

16 oz = 1 lb

21

volume

quart to gallon

4 quart = gallon

22

volume

quart to pints

1 quart = 2 pints

23

volume
fluid ounces to pind

16 fl.oz = 1 pint

24

volume

cups to pint

2 cups = 1 pint

25

length

feet to yard

3 ft = 1 yd

26

length

foot to inches

1 ft = 12 in

27

length

mile to feet

1 mile = 5280 feet

28

gallon

gal

29

pint

pt.

30

foot/feet

ft.

31

quart

qt.

32

ounce

oz.

33

yard

yd.

34

pound

lb.

35

inch

in.

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fluid ounce

fl. oz.

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meter to yards

1 meter = 1.09 yds

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meter to in

1 meter = 39.4 inches

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pound to gram

1 lb = 454 gram

40

liter to gallon

1 L = 0.265 gal

41

Density is relationship between mass and gram

D = M/V

42

C to F

F = 1.8(C) + 32

43

F to C

C = 1.8(F-32)

44

C to Kelvin

K = C + 273

45

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46

one cubic centimeter

cm3 = cc = mL

47

multiplication/division of significant figure

report the answer with the same number of significant figures as the measured number with the fewest sig fig (least precise)

48

addition/subtraction of sig fig

fewest decimal places

49

inch to centimeter

1 inch = 2.54 cm