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Standard International (SI) Measurements



Short Answer
 

1. 

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Which unit of length would be best for measuring the distance between Milwaukee and Denver? From your classroom to the auditorium?
 

2. 

Would you represent the volume of a cube in liters? Explain
 

3. 

Would milligram be the appropriate unit for representing the mass of an elephant? Explain.
 

4. 

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What tool do scientists use to measure the temperature of a water sample? Its volume?
 

5. 

What is the mass in kilograms of a plant that measures 3,800 grams?
 

6. 

What is the length in millimeters of a beetle that is 0.069 meters long?
 



 
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