Is there an acronym for SI prefixes?
i know this is stupid, but that's why i remember it
tera giga mega kilo hecto deka deci centi milli micro nano pico femto atto Right?
k well i say
the giant mom killed her dumb doctor cause. and then i remember the alphabet hijkl M N o P... Micro Nano Pico. and then just idk the last two.. femto atto, you'll just actually have to remember those. hope that helped lol
A prefix is a word form that attaches to the beginning of another word or word root, that alters or specifies its meaning. Examples of prefixes : re- (to repeat or undo an action) : reconstitute, rerun, reenter pre- (before) : preview, preregister, prediction exo- (outside) : exoskeleton, exosphere in/non/un- (negative, not, or undo) : inactivity, untie, non-perishable, nonfat Metric system The International System of Units (SI) specifies a set of unit prefixes known as…
There is none but sometimes you may find "myriad". The SI system discourages all prefixes that are not thousand multipliers or dividers. However certain prefixes are so historically entrenched that they will not vanish soon. Some examples of 'unsupported' prefixes are: centimeter (hundredth) decimeter (tenth) decathelon (ten) hectoliter (hundred)