# Metrics Quiz

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 1 Select the base unit of the metric system for length.
 A. Liter
 B. Meter
 C. Gram
 D. Kilogram
 E. Kilometer
 2 Select the base unit of the metric system for volume.
 A. Liter
 B. Meter
 C. Gram
 D. Kilogram
 E. Kilometer
 3 Select the base unit of the metric system for mass.
 A. Liter
 B. Meter
 C. Gram
 D. Kilogram
 E. Kilometer
 4 Metric units have prefixes that represent multiples of the base. What is the prefix for 1000.0 ?
 A. Mega
 B. Kilo
 C. Milli
 D. Centi
 E. Hecto
 5 Metric units have prefixes that represent multiples of the base. What is the prefix for 0.000001 ?
 A. Kilo
 B. Milli
 C. Deci
 D. Mega
 E. Micro
 6 Metric units have prefixes that represent multiples of the base. What is the prefix for 0.01 ?
 A. Kilo
 B. Milli
 C. Centi
 D. Hecto
 E. Micro
 7 Convert the units 2.7 g into mg.
 A. 0.027
 B. 27
 C. 2700
 D. 0.0027
 E. 27,000,000
 8 Convert the units 0.21 km to cm.
 A. 0.21
 B. 21,000
 C. 21
 D. 2.1e-06
 E. 21,000,000
 9 Convert the units 12.0 ml to l.
 A. 0.12
 B. 12,000
 C. 12,000,000
 D. 0.012
 E. 0.00012
 10 Convert 0.00023 to scientific notation. Note: "e" below represents exponent. For example, 2.3 x 10 e5 means 2.3 times 10 to the 5th power.
 A. 0.000023 x 10
 B. 230000 x 10e-1
 C. 2.300 x 10e-6
 D. 2.3 x 10e-4
 E. 2.3 x 10e4
 11 Convert 13,796,000 to scientific notation.Note: "e" below represents exponent. For example, 2.3 x 10 e5 means 2.3 times 10 to the 5th power.
 A. 0.000013796 x 10-e1
 B. 13.796 x 10e-2
 C. 1.3796 x 10e-7
 D. 13,796,000 x 10
 E. 1.3796 x 10e7
 12 What is the relationship between volume (ml) and mass (g) in the metric system?
 A. 1 ml = 1 g
 B. 1 ml = 1000 g
 C. 1000 ml = 1 g
 D. 100 ml = 1 g
 E. 1 ml = 100 g
 13 Convert 23.2 to scientific notation.Note: "e" below represents exponent. For example, 2.3 x 10 e5 means 2.3 times 10 to the 5th power.
 A. 23.2 x 10
 B. 2.32 x 10
 C. 23.2 x 10e-1
 D. 2.32 x 10e-1
 E. 0.0232 x 10e-1
 14 The density of water is 1.00. What is the relationship between ml, g and cc?
 A. 1 ml = 10 g = 10 cc
 B. 1 ml = 1 g = 1 cc
 C. 10 ml = 1 g = 10 cc
 D. 100 ml = 1 g = 10 cc
 E. 1 ml = 10 g = 100 cc
 15 The density of water is 1.00. Convert 10 ml to g and cc.
 A. 1 g, 10 cc
 B. 0.1 g, 1 cc
 C. 10 g, 10 cc
 D. 100 g, 1000 cc
 E. 1 g, 0.1 cc
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