Metrics Review  Binder Entry 3
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Metrics Review  Binder Entry 3
1. Here are the prefixes for the metric system. These are definitely not all of them, but these are commonly used.
Can you do problems like this?
67.05 km = __________cm
534.2 cm = __________hm
109.006 daL = _________cL
Steps to Convert Between 2 Prefixes:
This song is meant to be singed aloud to help you remember the steps to do:
Convert the following measurements:
Celsius Rhyme
Answers to the questions
1000  100  10  one whole unit  0.1  0.01  0.001 
k  h  da  meters (m) liters (L) grams (g)  d  c  m 
kilo  hecto  deca  deci  centi  milli 
67.05 km = __________cm
534.2 cm = __________hm
109.006 daL = _________cL
Steps to Convert Between 2 Prefixes:
 Find the beginning number
 Find the ending number
 Figure out the direction
 Figure out how many steps to take in that direction
 Move the decimal point!
 three hundred four and five tenths kilometers
 five thousand seventy two and three hundredths decimeters
 one thousand thirty eight and nineteen thousandths kilograms
This song is meant to be singed aloud to help you remember the steps to do:
I don't know but I've been told,
30 Celsius isn't cold.
Metric system is my friend,
Big or small it's based on 10.
You don't have to have a clue,
Moving points is all you do.
Move left........move right,
Move the point to left or right,
Even if its out of sign.
Count the steps and move the dot,
There's no more that's all I've got.
Convert the following measurements:
 45.3 cm = __________ hm
 567.8 kg = __________ g
 40.12 daL = __________ mL
 313.6 g = __________ kg
 999.9 cL = __________ dL
 56 km = __________ m
 445.6 mL = __________ L
 8.06 kg = __________ g
Celsius Rhyme
30 is hot
20 is nice
10 is cold
0 is ice
Answers to the questions
 67050 cm
 0.05342 hm
 109006 cL
 304.4 km
 5072.03 dm
 1038.19 kg
 0.00453 hm
 567,800,000 g
 401,200 mL
 0.0003136
 99.99 dL
 56,000 m
 0.4456 L
 8,060 g
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