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# Metric Units or System International units (SI units)

Metric Units or System International units (SI units). The most frequently used measurement system in the world. It standard units are as follows Length: meter Volume: Liter Mass: grams Time: sec (no prefixes used) Temperature celcius (no prefixes used). Metric Conversions. Download Presentation ## Metric Units or System International units (SI units)

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1. Metric Units or System International units (SI units) • The most frequently used measurement system in the world. • It standard units are as follows • Length: meter • Volume: Liter • Mass: grams • Time: sec (no prefixes used) • Temperature celcius (no prefixes used)

2. Metric Conversions Measure the lengths of the following items located in the classroom using centimeters. Record your findings • Your desk • Text Book • Fish tank Height • Classroom door • Pencil or pen • An item of your choice

3. The Conversion Challenge!

4. Write the correct abbreviation Kilogram: Milliliter: Gram: Millimeter: Kilometer: Write the correct abbreviation Kilogram: Milliliter: Gram: Millimeter: Kilometer:

5. Write the correct abbreviation Liter: Centimeter: Milligram: meter: Write the correct abbreviation Liter: Centimeter: Milligram: meter:

6. 400mg = ______ g 15 km = ______ m 400mg = ______ g 15 km = ______ m

7. 823ml = _______L 82 g = ________mg 823ml = _______L 82 g = ________mg

8. Compare using <, > or = Compare using <, > or = 72 cm 7m 543 cm 54.3mm 72 cm 7m 543 cm 54.3mm

9. Compare using <, > or = Compare using <, > or = 6g 610 mg 543 cm 54.3decimeters 6g 610 mg 543 cm 54.3decimeter

10. 4.3 m = _______cm 4.3 m = _______cm 4kg = ______mg 4kg = ______mg

11. 130 mg = ______kg 604 mm = ______ m 130 mg = ______kg 604 mm = ______ m

12. Compare using <, > or = 1200mL 1.2L 483Kg 4830mg Compare using <, > or = 1200mL 1.2L 483Kg 4830mg

13. Compare using <, > or = 12000mL 1.2L 483g 4830mg Compare using <, > or = 1200mL 1.2L 483Kg 4830mg

14. 54kg = _________mg 676 mL = _________ L 5400kg = _________mg 676 mL = _________ L

15. 3 Km = _______ cm 375 decigrams = _______Kg 3456 Km = _______ cm 375 decigrams = _______Kg

16. 1676 hectaliter = _______ L 32 g = _______ centigrams 1676 hectoliter = _______ L 32 g = _______ centigrams

17. 7003 Dekagram = ______g 19 Kiloliter = _________Deciliter 7003 Dekagram = ______g 190 Kiloliter = _________Deciliter

18. English Measurements into Metric • 1 litter = 4.2 cups • 1 Km = .62 miles • 1 pound = 1.45 kg • 1 in = 2.54 cm • 1 foot = 30.48 cm • 1 cup = 240 ml

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