** M**r.

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**K**__enry__

**H**__ied__

**D**__y__

**B**__rinking__

**D**__hocolate__

**C**__ilk__

**M**__ix__

**M**__uggets__

**N**A mnemonic device to help remember the metric prefixes in order.

r. (mega-)**M**ing (kilo-)**K**enry (hecto-)**H**ied (deka-)**D**y (base unit-)**B**rinking (deci-)**D**hocolate (centi-)**C**ilk (milli-)**M**ix (micro)**M**uggets (nano)**N**

milli-

SI prefix meaning 0.001

The greek letter "mu" (pronounced "mew" like a cat might say)

SI prefix meaning 0.01

centi-

A beaker contains 0.32 L of water. What is the volume of this water in milliliters?

320 mL

What is the definition of a derived unit?

A mathematical combination of two or more units.

Mix

micro (x 10e-6) (_)

Correct symbol for the SI unit of temperature

K (kelvin)

kilo-

SI prefix meaning 1,000

SI system is based upon multiples of

10

A cubic centimeter is also known as either a cc or a ___________.

milliliter

mass

amount of material in an object

Arrange in order from smallest to largest. (cm, km, m, mm, nm

nm, mm, cm, m, km

cubic centimeter

derived unit of volume

(its a cube with 1 cm sides)

SI prefix meaning 1,000

kilo-

A measurement standard is defined as ____.

the exact quantity people agree to use for comparison

derived unit of volume

cubic centimeter

By

______(x 10e0) (no prefix because this is the base unit like grams, meters, liters, etc)

Mega

SI prefix meaning one million of (x 10e6)

nano

SI prefix meaning one billionth of (x 10e-9)

How many meters are there in 1,865 cm?

18.65

Mr.

mega (x 10e6) (M)

prefix kilo-

1,000

Temperature of __ absolute zero__ in Fahrenheit

negative 459.4 (don't memorize this, just know that it is really, really cold)

The amount of material in an object

mass

SI symbol for deciliter

dL

Temperature of absolute zero in kelvin

0 degrees Kelvin

Died

deka unit (x 10e1) (dk)

King

kilo (x 10e3) ( k)

SI unit that is used to measure time

second

"IM DR" is a mnemonic device to help remember

(Independent variable = Manipulated variable) and (Dependent variable = Responding Variable)

Drinking

deci (x 10e-1) (d)

Amount of space occupied by an object

volume

SI unit of length

meter

Define a "standard" as it is used in the term standard measurement.

An exact quantity that people agree to use for comparison

mass per unit volume

density

The SI unit that is used to measure time is the ____.

second

Any SI unit can be converted to any other SI unit by multiplying by the appropriate ___________ _____________.

conversion factor

SI prefix meaning 0.001

milli-

The prefix milli- means ____.

0.001

Why is the unit for speed, m/s, a derived unit?

It is a mathematical combination of two or more units. (meters divided by seconds)

"aka" means

also known as

(Laws/Theories) are big usually developed by many scientists working over years or decades.

Theories

micro

SI prefix meaning one millionth of (x 10e-6)

prefix milli-

0.001

SI unit of time

second

Graphs are visual representations of data that help scientists to detect _________ in the data.

patterns

SI

worldwide system of measurement (__ S__ysteme

__nternational d'unites)__

**I**dependent variable is aka

responding variable (IM DR)

Milk

milli (x 10e-3) (m)

Henry

hecto (x 10e2) (h)

Why is a cubic centimeter a derived unit?

It_s a mathematical combination of two or more units. (cm x cm x cm)

kilogram

SI unit of mass

measurement standard

exact quantity people agree to use for comparison

meter

SI unit of length

The prefix kilo- means ____.

1,000

A standard for comparison that helps to ensure that the experimental result is caused by the condition being tested

A Control

Accuracy

How close a measurement is to the true value or even the accepted value.

second

SI unit of time

Chocolate

centi (x 10e-2) (c )

worldwide system of measurement

SI

One benefit of the SI system is that it is ____.

based on multiples of ten

Abbreviation for the International System of Units

SI

"also known as" is often abbreiviated as:

aka

SI unit of temperature

kelvin

A box is 25 cm long, 6 cm wide, and 4 cm high. How many cubic centimeters of water can it hold?

600

independent variable is aka

manipulated variable (IM DR)

SI symbol for dekameter

dam

centi-

SI prefix meaning 0.01

Mnemonic device for remembering SI prefixes

Mr. King Henry Died By Drinking Chocolate Milk Mix Nuggets

** M**r.

__ing__

**K**__enry__

**H**__ied__

**D**__y__

**B**__rinking__

**D**__hocolate__

**C**__ilk__

**M**__ix__

**M**__uggets__

**N**A mnemonic device to help remember the metric prefixes in order.

r. (mega-)**M**ing (kilo-)**K**enry (hecto-)**H**ied (deka-)**D**y (base unit-)**B**rinking (deci-)**D**hocolate (centi-)**C**ilk (milli-)**M**ix (micro)**M**uggets (nano)**N**

kelvin

SI unit of temperature

Why is it so important for industrial countries to have a standard of measurement?

Measurements can be compared to each other.

Nuggets

(x 10e-9)

Hanging Indent

A formatting style Mr. Bixel likes us to use on our labs.

SI unit of mass

kilogram

nano

SI prefix meaning one billionth of (x 10e-9)

The correct symbol for the SI unit of temperature is ____.

K

Temperature of absolute zero in Celsius

negative 273 degrees celsius

"cc" stands for _________

cubic centimeter

(1 cubic centimeter is equal to 1 ml)

1 mL is defined as _____________

a cube 1 cm on each side.

(this is 1 cubic centimeter)

or

(1 cc)

or

(1 cm^{3)}

**metric base unit for mass**

gram

**metric base unit for volume**

**liter**

**metric base unit for length**

**meter**

Hanging Indent

** M**r.

__ing__

**K**__enry__

**H**__ied__

**D**__y__

**B**__rinking__

**D**__hocolate__

**C**__ilk__

**M**__ix__

**M**__uggets__

**N**A mnemonic device to help remember the metric prefixes in order.

r. (mega-)**M**ing (kilo-)**K**enry (hecto-)**H**ied (deka-)**D**y (base unit-)**B**rinking (deci-)**D**hocolate (centi-)**C**ilk (milli-)**M**ix (micro)**M**uggets (nano)**N**