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The Metric System

The Metric System

Author: Jennifer Roushar
  1. Introduce standard units of measure (meters, grams, and liters) and the physical properties that they represent.

  2. Define common prefixes - deci, centi, milli, micro, nano, deca, hecto, kilo, mega, and giga.

  3. Demonstrate how to convert between units.

  4. Demonstrate how to express measurements in scientific notation.

This packet should help a learner seeking a practical understanding of the metric system.

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Metric Units

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Converting Between Metric Units

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Metric Conversion and Scientific Notation

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