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### MEAP Preparation - Grade 4 Mathematics2.13 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 cl = __ml100010010 Q 2: 1 l = __cl100010010 Q 3: 1 dm = __ cm100101000 Q 4: 1 l (liter) =1000 ml10 ml100 ml Q 5: 1 dg = ___cg101000100 Q 6: 1 g(gram) =1000 cg10 cg100 cg Q 7: 1 kg(kilogram) =1000 g100 g10 g Q 8: 1 g(gram) =1000 mg10 mg100 mg Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!