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### MEAP Preparation - Grade 5 Mathematics2.16 Measurement Facts (Metric System)

 Example kilo 1000 kilo meter hecto 100 hecto meter deca 10 deca meter unit 1 meter deci .1 deci meter centi .01 centi meter milli .001 milli meter

Metric system is all based on powers of ten. So to remember the metric units:
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Kilo Hecto Deca Deci Centi Milli

10 mm = 1 cm
100 cm = 1 m
1000 m = 1 km

Example: 2 m = ___ mm
1 m = 1000 mm
Hence 2 m = 2 x 1000

Directions: Answer the following questions. Also write at least ten examples of your own.
 Q 1: 1 m =10 mm100 mm1000 mm Q 2: 1 cg (centigram)=1000 mg100 mg10 mg Q 3: 1 m =__dm100101000 Q 4: 1 cl = __ml101000100 Q 5: 1 dl = __ cl101000100 Q 6: Metric System is based on the decimal system. In this System the units can be easily remembered as the multiples of 10 ( 10, 100, 100 etc)TrueFalse Question 7: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 8: This question is available to subscribers only!