Measurement & the Metric System Fundamentals Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How is a conversion factor used to go from one set of units to another?

Question 2 2. 500 nanometers makes up how much of a meter?

Question 3 3. How do you convert 1 nautical mile (NM) to meters (m)?

Question 4 4. How many micrometers are in a micron?

Question 5 5. Convert 144 ounces into pounds.

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Question 6 6. What does one gram of crushed limestone with a density of 1.52 g/ml convert to in millileters?

Question 7 7.

How many centimeters are in 2 millimeters?

(Convert 2 mm to cm)

Question 8 8. What fraction is equivalent to 1 foot / 12 inches?

Question 9 9. Convert 22 gallons in liters.

Question 10 10. Convert 10 yards into feet.

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Question 11 11. How many centimeters are in 10 inches?

Question 12 12. Convert 90 feet into yards.

Question 13 13. Which of the following is an equivalent ratio to 1,000 grams / 1 kilograms?

Question 14 14. Which order (from largest factor to smallest factor) is correct?

Question 15 15. What does the radian unit measure?

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Question 16 16. Lexi measures the height of a flagpole as 35 feet. When she converts to meters she gets an answer of almost 115 meters. Is this correct?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is an equivalent ratio to 1 meter / 1,000 kilometers

Question 18 18. Which of the following is equivalent to 1 ounce / 28.35 grams?

Question 19 19. If I am traveling at 60 miles per hour, how many miles per second am I going?

Question 20 20.

Which of the following shows the correct first step in cross multiplying the following equivalent ratios?

1 meter / 100 centimeters = 5 meters / x centimeters

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Question 21 21. Convert 15 cm into inches.

Question 22 22. Lead is much denser than water. Which of the following conversion factors would be appropriate to convert grams of lead to ml of lead?

Question 23 23. How many grams are in 1 kg?

Question 24 24. How many grams are in 1 lb?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is roughly equal to 1 nanometer?

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Question 26 26. What is the definition of a nautical mile changed to at the First International Extraordinary Hydrographic Conference in 1929?

Question 27 27. What is 5 micrometers expressed in meters?

Question 28 28. How many ounces are in a pound?

Question 29 29. What does five milliliters of powdered milk with a density of 0.32 g/ml convert to in grams?

Question 30 30. How many millimeters are in 1 centimeter?

Measurement & the Metric System Fundamentals Chapter Exam Instructions

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