What is the Metric System?


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What is the metric unit for weight?

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1. What is the metric unit for volume?

2. How many seconds are in a kilosecond?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This practice will challenge your comprehension of different units of measurement used in the metric system and how some of these units coincide.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To be precise, you will be tested on the following:

  • Weight's metric unit
  • Volume's metric unit
  • The conversion of seconds to kiloseconds
  • The conversion of liters to milliliters
  • The unit under which meters fall

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding applications of the metric system
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding units of measurement and interpret it correctly
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the metric system

Additional Learning

To gain more of an understanding of the metric system, read up on it with our affiliated lesson titled, What is the Metric System? By doing so, you will be more aware of:

  • Units of the metric system
  • The relationship between units of measure
  • Applications for the units of measure
  • Mathematical conversion between the units of measure