# What is the metric prefix for billionth?

Nano.

A handy mnemonic is "nice price for all."

Nano, pico, femto, atto.

Billionth, trillionth, quadrillionth, quintillionth.

### What is the metric prefix for one billionth?

In countries that use the long scale (based on powers of a million) like Europe: 1 billionth = 10-12 = pico- In countries that use the short scale (based on powers of a thousand) like USA: 1 billionth = 10-9 = nano-

### What prefix is used for billionth?

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### What is the prefix for a billionth of a second?

The prefix for "billionth of ..." is "nano ...". It's used for tiny fractions of several different units, including meter, second, farad.

### What is the metric prefix for 1 billon?

If you mean the American billion (1,000,000,000), the metric prefix is "Giga".

### What is the numerical number for the prefix nano?

The prefix "nano" = 1/1,000,000,000 indicates 10^-9 or a billionth.

### What is mean nanometer in Science physics?

The prefix "nano" means 10-9, in other words, billionth. So, this means billionth of a meter.

### What metric prefix means million?

The metric prefix meaning one million is mega-, as in megabyte. The metric prefix meaning one-millionth is micro-, as in micrometer.

### What is the metric system prefix for the quantity 0.001?

The metric system prefix for the quantity 0.001 is Milli.

### What is the smallest metric prefix?

As far as I know, the smallest metric prefix is "yocto-," which is 10-24.

### What is the prefix for one billion in the metric system?

The prefix for "one billion" in the metric system is "giga-"

### What is the metric system prefix for the quantity 000.001?

The metric system prefix for the quantity 0.001 is Milli.

### How many nanometers in a micrometer?

A thousand. The prefix "micro" means 10-6 (a millionth), while the prefix "nano" means 10-9 (a billionth).

### In the metric system the prefix centi- means?

In the metric system, the prefix centi- means one one hundredth.

### The prefix nano stands for?

"billionth" 10-9 thousand-millionth thousandth of a thousandth of a thousandth

### What is the metric prefix meaning one thousand?

The metric prefix is Kilo For example: Kilometer = 1000 meter. Kilogram = 1000 gram

### In the metric system what is the prefix for one over one hundred?

for this answer: in the metric system what is the prefix for 1/100? ANSWER: centi- AtL 2009

### In the metric system the prefix for 110 is?

The metric system is designed to deal in powers of ten, so it has a prefix for 100, which is hecto, but not for 110.

### Which prefix represents hundreds in the metric system?

The prefix for hundreds is hecto-. The prefix for hundredths is centi-.

### What unit of measure has the initials nm?

Metric measure, "nm" stands for nanometres = equal to one billionth of a metre.

### Is the word ' aero ' a Greek metric prefix?

If I understand correctly you ask if it is a prefix that has to do with the metric system.No. It means air. Greek : αερο-

### What does prefix nano- mean?

really small. Divided into a billion parts. A nanometer is one billionth of a meter. A nanosecond is one billionth of a second. A nanocraig would be one billionth of some guy named Craig.Ex. if you have 650 nm it would be equivalent to 650 x10^-9 m

### What unit is a number that does not include a metric prefix?

A pure number: ai integer, a rational number, an irrational number. 7.3, for example, does not include a metric prefix.

### What prefix tells you to multiply by one tenth?

The prefix "deci" means one tenth. A decimeter is is one tenth of a meter. However, this prefix is not an approved part of the Metric System (SI). The prefix that means one-tenth is deci. The symbol for deci is d. It is a prefix used in the metric system.

### What is the metric system prefix for the quantity 0.000.001?

The S.I. prefix for 10-6 is micro.

### What is the number 100 represented by the metric prefix?

"hecto-" is the prefix, as in 100 metres is a hectometre. ■

### What fraction of a minute is a nanominute?

"Nano" is a prefix that means "10-9" or 0.000000001 . One nano-anything is one billionth of it.

### What is the prefix for 1 billion in the metric sytem?

Giga- It is worth noting that when used in computer terminology, this prefix is something of an anachronism. The computer prefix "Giga" refers to 2^30, which is 1,073,741,824 and not 1,000,000,000 as Giga means in the metric system.

### Are there metric prefixes bigger than yotta?

Officially approved by the SI, no. Actually if you want such a large number, you can just as well use the base unit, and scientific notation. For example, instead of "3.2 Petahertz", you might just as well talk about 3.2 x 1015 hertz.

### What quanitity is represented by the metric system prefix deci?

When the metric system is used, the prefix deci is the factor of one tenth or 0.1. It is derived from decimus which is the Latin word for tenth.

### Is mega a prefix?

Mega- (symbol M) is a prefix in the metric system denoting a factor of million

### What is the largest metric prefix?

Yotta, at 10^24 or one septillion, is the largest standard prefix.

### What does nm stands for in the metric system?

nm stands for nanometre, a nanometre is one billionth of a metre, 1 x 10-9 metre.

### What does micro micro mean in metric prefix. I know this was an older designation used for a metric prefix. Was it used for nano or pico?

I am not sure but, Micro = 10-6, so Micro micro = 10-12 for which the prefix now is pico.

### In the metric system the prefix for 1000 is .?

In the metric system, the prefix that means 1000 is kilo-. Another prefix f is milli- and, it stands for thousandth. Prefixes are useful in converting between two quantities. For example, you can easily convert between kilometers and meters.