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What is the correct order of prefixes used in the stairs?
a) Kilo, Hecto, Deci, Base, Deka, Centi, Milli
b) Kilo, Hecto, Deka, Base, Deci, Centi, Milli
c) Hecto, Kilo, Deka, Base, Centi, Deci, Milli
d) Kilo, Deci, Hecto, Centi, Base, Deka, Milli

What does the abbreviation m stand for?
a) millis
b) meters
c) millimeters
d) maths

Which way do you move the decimal when you go up the stairs?
a) Right
b) Left
c) You never move the decimal
d) Down

In this problem which way and how many places do you move the decimal...5 mm= ____ cm
a) down 1
b) up 2
c) up 3
d) up 1

In this problem which way and how many places do you move the decimal...5 m= ____ cm
a) down 2
b) up 2
c) up 1
d) down 1

What is the abbreviation for dekagram?
a) dg
b) dag
c) dkg
d) deg

What is the abbreviation for milliliter?
a) mm
b) mil
c) mL
d) ml

What does the abbreviation hm stand for?
a) kilometer
b) hectometer
c) meter
d) decimeter

What are the three base units?
a) meter, kilogram, liter
b) meter, liter, gram
c) kilometer, kilogram, liter
d) kilometer, gram, liter

What is the acronym to help you remember the order for the step prefixes?
a) King Henry Made Chocolate Milk
b) King Henry Drank Chocolate Milk By Delilah
c) King Henry Didn't Drink Coke or Milk
d) King Henry Died By Drinking Chocolate Milk

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