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1

10^12

tera
T
1,000,000,000,000

2

10^9

giga
G
1,000,000,000

3

10^6

mega
M
1,000,000

4

10^3

kilo
k
1,000

5

10^2

hecto
h
100

6

10^1

deca
da
10

7

10^-1

deci
d
0.1

8

10^-2

centi
c
0.01

9

10^-3

milli
m
0.001

10

10^-6

micro
μ
0.000 001

11

10^-9

nano
n
0.000 000 001

12

10^-12

pico
p
0.000 000 000 001

13

Length

Meter
m

14

Mass

kilogram
kg

15

Time

second
s

16

Electric Current

Ampere
A

17

Thermodynamic Temperature (absolute measure)

kelvin
K

18

Amount of a substance

mole
mol

19

Luminous intensity

candela
cd

20

Frequency

Hertz
Hz
s^-1

21

Force

Newton
N
kg/ms^-2

22

Pressure

Pascal
Pa
N/m^2

23

Energy

Joule
J
Nm

24

Power

Watt
W
J/s

25

Electric Charge

Coulomb
C
As

26

Electric Potential

Volt
V
W/A

27

Electric Resistance

ohm
Ω
V/A