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1.3metric System

1.3metric System

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SCIENTIFIC MEASUREMENT
The Metric System
 
 
Measuring
The numbers are only half of ameasurement.It is 10 long.10 what?Numbers without units aremeaningless.How many feet in a yard?A mile?A rod?
 
 
The Metric System
Easier to use because it is a decimalsystem.Every conversion is by some power of 10.A metric unit has two parts.A prefix and a base unit.prefix tells you how many times to divideor multiply by 10.

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