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A measure of the amount of matter in an object.
a) volume
b) mass
c) density
d) temperature

The cubic centimeter is a measure of
a) length
b) mass
c) density
d) volume

The metric prefix for 1000.
a) centi
b) milli
c) deka
d) kilo

The metric prefix for 1/100 or 0.01
a) centi
b) milli
c) deka
d) kilo

What could you use to measure volume?
a) triple beam balance
b) digital scale
c) thermometer
d) graduated cylinder

A measure of how compact a substance is.
a) mass
b) density
c) temperature
d) length

Which unit would be best to measure the mass of an elephant?
a) pound
b) centigram
c) gram
d) kilogram

Base unit of mass.
a) liter
b) meter
c) centimeters cubed
d) gram

Measuring is a way to collect what kind of data?
a) objective
b) subjective
c) quantitative
d) qualitative

_________ can be used to determine the volume of irregular objects.
a) Density
b) Displacement
c) Mathematical equations
d) Scales

The metric prefix for 1/1000 or 0.001
a) kilo
b) milo
c) milli
d) centi

This measures the amount of motion particles of a piece of matter have.
a) temperature
b) time
c) volume
d) density

If a measurement has units of g/ml, it is a measure of
a) volume
b) density
c) mass
d) length

Our moon has 1/6th the gravity of Earth. A rock with a mass of 60kg on Earth will have a mass of ___ on the moon.
a) 10 kg
b) 20 kg
c) 30 kg
d) 60 kg

Convert 450 cm into meters.
a) 450 m
b) 45.0 m
c) 4.5 m
d) 0.45 m

An Olympic size pool has a volume of 2,500,000 liters. What is the volume of an Olympic pool in kiloliters?
a) 25,000,000 kL
b) 250,000 kL
c) 25,000 kL
d) 2,500 kL

Convert 500mm to meters.
a) 50.0 m
b) 5.0 m
c) 0.5 M
d) 0.05 m

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