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2.1 Units of Measurement
The names and abbreviations for the metric or SI units used in the measurement of volume, length, mass, temperature, and time should be written.
Think about your day.
You might have taken some measurements.
You may have taken your temperature if you didn't feel well.
The temperature was below freezing.
You have a height of 65 in if you weigh 128 lbs.
The U.S. system scale is a measurement for bathroom surements and units.
Using the metric system, you walked 2.1 km to the campus, carrying a backpack that has a mass of 12 kilogram.
You have a mass of 58.0 kg and a height of 1.7 m.
There are many things to measure in life.
The liter is the basis for some relationships between units.
The meter is used to calculate length in the metric system.
1 m is 39.4 in.
On an electronic 100 cm 1 m is 39.4 in.
1 m is 2.54 cm.
1000 g is in 1 kilo.
The weight is a measure of the pull on an object.
The weight of an astronauts is 165 lbs.
On the Moon, where the gravity is one-sixth that of Earth, the astronauts has a weight of 27 lbs.
The mass of the astronauts is the same as on Earth.
Mass does not depend on gravity.
The temperature is determined by a thermometer.
The temperature is measured using the metric system.
We measure time in units such as years, days, hours, minutes, or seconds.
An atomic clock is the standard used to determine a second.
A stopwatch is used to measure the time of a race.
The physician ordered 1 L of the solution to be given to the patient.
A medication is to be given to a patient.
A degree is a unit of temperature.
A gram is a unit of mass.
A liter is a unit of volume.
A unit of time is an hour.
The measurement indicated by the infant is 32.50 cm long.
A unit of length is a centimeter.
Medical personnel may encounter measurement related situations on a daily basis.
The time it takes for a blood sample to clot is 12 s.
A baby is premature.
There is 1.0 g of calcium carbonate in the antacid tablets.
An infant has a temperature.
I put 12 liters of gasoline in my tank.
My friend is taller than 170 cm.
There is a distance from the Moon to Earth.
The horse won the race.
The red blood cell's circulation time is 20 seconds.
I rode my bike today.
My dog is 12 years old.
It is very hot.
The temperature is 30 degrees.
I put 2 liters of water in my fish tank.
The name of the unit and their use of measurement for each of the quantities should be given.
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