** 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**

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