Metric Measurements

Linear Measurement

10 millimeters (mm)

1 centimeter (cm)

 

10 centimeters

1 decimeter (dm)

100 millimeters

10 decimeters

1 meter (m)

 

10 meters

1 dekameter (dam)

 

10 dekameters

1 hectometer (hm)

100 meters

10 hectometers

1 kilometer (km)

1,000 meters

 

Weight Measurement

10 milligrams (mg)

1 centigram (cg)

 

10 centigrams

1 decigram (dg)

100 milligrams

10 decigrams

1 gram (g)

1000 milligrams

10 grams

1 dekagram (dag)

 

10 dekagrams

1 hectogram (hg)

100 grams

10 hectograms

1 kilogram (kg)

1,000 grams

1,000 kilograms

1 metric ton (t)

 

 

Volume Measurement

10 milliliters (ml)

1 centiliter (cl)

 

10 centiliters

1 deciliter (dl)

100 milliliters

10 deciliters

1 liter (l)

1,000 milliliters

10 liters

1 dekaliter (dal)

 

10 dekaliters

1 hectoliter (hl)

100 liters

10 hectoliters

1 kiloliter (kl)

1,000 liters

 

160 cm = ___ mm  (answer: 1600)

14 km = ___ m  (answer: 14,000)

109 g = ___ kg  (answer: 0.109)

250 m = __ km  (answer: 0.250)

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