Question | Answer |
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The International System of measurements based on what unit? | metric |

The metric system is based on what number? | 10 |

The base unit for metric length is… | meters |

The base unit for metric mass is… | gram |

The base unit for metric volume is… | liters |

Metric length is measured in… | meters (M) or kilometers (kM) |

Metric volume, of a regular solid, is measured by multiply what three values? | length X width X height |

Metric volume, or a regular solid, is measured in what unit? | centimeters cubed cm |

Metric volume, of an irregular solid, is measured using what instrument? | graduated cylinder |

When determining the volume of liquid in a graduated cylinder, we calculate that amount from reading from the… | meniscus (bottom of the curve) |

Metric volume, or an irregular solid, is measured in what unit? | millimeters cubed |

Mass is measured using what instrument? | triple beam balance |

A triple beam balance calculates the mass of an object in what unit? | grams |

What do we call the measurement of the average kinetic (moving) energy of a substance? | temperature |

Metric temperature is measured in what unit? | degrees Celsius |

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