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Convert one metric measure to another metric measure?
This is the way i convert . K H D B D C M K=Kilo(meters) H=Hecto(meters) D=Deci(meters) B=Basic Unit(Meters in this case) D=Decka(meters) C=Centi(meters) M=Milli(meters) I remember this order by saying "King Henry Died By Drinking Chocolate Milk." So know lets convert. If you wanted to convert meters into millimeters(B to M) then you would see it is 3 letters to the right.(K H D B D C M)So all you do is take your Measurement in meters(lets say 23.447m) all you would do is move the decimal 3 places to the right. (So now it would be 23.447) But if you wanted to convert meters to kilometers, then you know K is three places to the left of B. So all you do is move your decimal 3 places to the right.(0.023447 Would be meters converted into kilometers.
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The base units for the SI system are: length-meter, mass-kilogram, time-second, temperature interval-deg kelvin(or celsius), electric current-ampere, amount of substance…-mole, luminous intensity-candela. Some derived units are: area-hectare(10,000 sq m), volume-liter, weight-newton, energy-joule, power-watt, pressure-pascal or bar, frequency-hertz, angle-radian, potential difference-volt, resistance-ohm, capacitance-farad, inductance-henry
liter gram meter centimeter milliliter kilogram millimeter decigram kilometer
1 gallon of water = 3.785 L = 3,785 grams
Metric thread pitch is measured directly from crest to crest of the thread form. For example the distance from crest to crest of a M8 x 1.25 MM thread would be 1….25 MM. Another way to measure it would be linear travel per rotation, in which case a M8 x 1.25 MM thread would travel 1.25 MM each rotation.
Everything. There is seven base units: metre, kilogram, second, ampere, kelvin, candela and mole. From these seven base units, several other units are derived. In addition t…o the SI units, there is also a set of non-SI units accepted for use with SI which includes some commonly used units such as the litre.
It can be used to measure almost anything that is measurable in length. A metric ruler is measured in centimeters.
How is converting a metric measurement to a metric measurement similar to and different from converting a metric measurement to a US Customary measurement?
Similarities: converting between any two units (of the same dimension) simply requires a conversion factor. Example: . 1 inch = 2.54 centimeters . 1 meter = 100 centimeter…s . 1 foot = 12 inches To convert from inches to centimeters, simply multiply by 2.54. To convert from meters to centimeters, simply multiply by 100. Each unit has a conversion factor with centimeter. Similarly, any unit will have a conversion factor with another unit (of the same dimension). Note that all of the units in the above example are length units. You cannot convert from volume to length, or mass to temperature, for example. To convert the other way (from centimeters to inches), you need to divide both sides of the equation above by 2.54: . 1/2.54 inch = 1 centimeter --> 0.39370 inch = 1 centimeter so you can now either multiply by 0.39370 or divide by 2.54 So the main difference is that in the metric system, all of the conversion factors will be powers of ten, and you can derive what power of ten to use from the prefixes. Centi- is always 100 (a centi- something is always 1/100 of the base unit). So there are 100 centigrams in a gram, 100 centimeters in a meter, 100 centiliters in a liter. In the customary system, you must know (or look up) the necessary conversion factor (12 inches in 1 foot, for example).
It already is The watt is a metric unit. It is equal to one joule per second. The joule is equal to a newton-meter. And a newton is equal to a kilogram-meter per …second squared.
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* To convert inches to millimeters, multiply by 25.4 * To convert inches to centimeters, multiply by 2.54 * To convert inches to meters, multiply by 0.0254
Decimeters might be used, but that unit is not very common. Centimeters are usually used in such cases; sometimes millimeters too.
A metric ruler. A metric ruler or a metric tape measure. You can also use a meterstick. I'm pretty sure that would be a metric ruler A metric ruler. Rulers, metersticks, etc..…... A metric ruler. The units of metric length are centimeters and millimeters. Since it's the metric system, 10 millimeters=1 centimeter.