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					              Measurements in the International System of Units
                      (aka Metric units aka SI units)

       Measurements of a specific quantity are reported with a number and a unit.

Quantity                      Common Unit(s)                Instrument(s)

Length



Volume



Mass



Temperature



Energy (Heat)



Time



Amount                        Mole                          Measured indirectly
                                                            using other instruments


Base units are the units from which all other units may be derived.
   Place an * next to the base units in the chart above.
Modified units are units that contain prefixes (nano-, milli-, kilo-, centi-, kilo-) that
alter their value.
              Measurements in the International System of Units
                      (aka Metric units aka SI units)

       Measurements of a specific quantity are reported with a number and a unit.

Quantity                      Common Unit(s)                Instrument

Length



Volume



Mass



Temperature



Energy (Heat)



Time



Quantity                      Mole                          Measured indirectly
                                                            using other instruments


Base units are the units from which all other units may be derived.
   Place an * next to the base units in the chart above.
Modified units are units that contain prefixes (nano-, milli-, kilo-, centi-, kilo-) that
alter their value.

				
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