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Converting using the Metric Number Line. The Number Line. T G M k h da d c m μ n p. P R E F I X. H E C T O. C E N T I. M I L L I. M I C R O. G I G A. M E G A. K I L O. D E K A. D E C I. N A

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Converting using the Metric Number Line

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Converting using the metric number line

Converting

using the

Metric Number Line


The number line

The Number Line

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Base Unit

(m,L,g)


Converting using the metric number line

Rules for Using the Number Line

1. Find the pre-fix of the unit that is

given in the problem. Locate this on

the number line. This is the first

letter in the unit.

T G M k h da d c m μ n p

3 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3

Example: 567.3 km = _____ cm


Converting using the metric number line

2. Find the pre-fix that of the conversion

you want to find on the number line.

T G M k h da d c m μ n p

3 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3

Example: 567.3 km = _____ cm


Converting using the metric number line

3. Count the spaces using the numbers

between the two pre-fixes.

T G M k h da d c m μ n p

3 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3

Example: 567.3 km = _____ cm

Number of Spaces = ____


Converting using the metric number line

4. Move the decimal point in the same

direction as you are going on the

number line.

Example: 567.3 km = _____ cm

567.3


Converting using the metric number line

Base Unit

(m,L,g)

T G M k h da d c m μ n p

3 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3

a. 75 cm = _____ mb. 1253 mL = _____ kL

c. 5 ng = _____ cgd. 34 Tm = _____ hm


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