# Metric System Quizzes & Trivia

What is the most popular system of measurement among industrialized countries? Not customary, but metric. In fact, the United States is the only industrialized system that has not named the metric system as its official unit of measurement. However, it is widely used in scientific measurements.

The metric system includes meters, liters, and grams to measure length, liquid, and weight, respectively. These units increase and decrease in even, predictable increments, such as centimeters, dekaliters, and milligrams. In fact, you can even move the decimal place of the units using mnemonics, such as King Henry Doesn’t Mind Drinking Chocolate Milk. How good are you at using the metric system? Can you convert your centimeters to millimeters? Measure up with these quizzes on the metric system.
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The metric system is an alternative system of measurement used in most countries. The metric system uses three basic units from which all others are calculated, and this is grams for weight, meters for length, and seconds for...

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True or False: The metric volume of a liquid is measured in Liters.  This is a system of measurement quiz about the metric system. Units can be described in many forms, and this is why there is a metric system. Have you been having a difficult time trying to understand the metric system? If so,...

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What is the unit of measure for mass?    Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 7761   |  Last updated: Jun 26, 2020
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What is the base unit for measuring distance in the metric system?    Questions: 6  |  Attempts: 1398   |  Last updated: Apr 8, 2015
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It would make sense to measure your desk using :    Test your understanding of the metric system.

Questions: 19  |  Attempts: 255   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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Which shows the metric prefixes in order from smallest to largest?     Related