The metric system
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 8

The Metric System PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 80 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

The Metric System. Base units Meters: measure distance Grams: measure mass Liters: measure volume. Measurement. Area=Length X Width Volume=Length X Width X Height cc or cm3=cubic centimeters. Write the name of the basic metric unit to measure the following:. Distance/Length-

Download Presentation

The Metric System

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


The metric system

The Metric System

  • Base units

    • Meters: measure distance

    • Grams: measure mass

    • Liters: measure volume


Measurement

Measurement

  • Area=Length X Width

  • Volume=Length X Width X Height

    • cc or cm3=cubic centimeters


Write the name of the basic metric unit to measure the following

Write the name of the basic metric unit to measure the following:

  • Distance/Length-

    a. From home to school:

    b. Length of classroom:

    c. Width of notebook paper:

    d. Thickness of paper:

kilometers

meters

centimeters

millimeters


Write the name of the basic metric unit to measure the following1

Write the name of the basic metric unit to measure the following:

  • Volume-

    a. Volume of bucket:

    b. Liquid medicine:

liters

milliliters or

cubic centimeters


Write the name of the basic metric unit to measure the following2

Write the name of the basic metric unit to measure the following:

  • Mass-

    a. Your mass:

    b. Mass of a pin:

kilograms

milligrams


The metric system

6200

  • 6.2 kilograms= __________grams

  • 78.36 liters=__________hectoliters

  • 12.3 meters=_________centimeters

.7836

1230


The metric system

.0032

4. 3.2 meters=_______________kilometers

5. 76.3 millimeters= _________centimeters

6. 143.2 meters= ____________millimeters

7.63

143,200


  • Login