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The Metric System - Metric Conversions

Free Pre-Algebra Worksheet - The Metric System - Metric Conversions


Lesson:
To use and apply the metric system to measure objects and make conversions.

Subject:
Pre-Algebra

Description:
This Free Pre-Algebra Worksheet contains problems on the metric system. Students are asked to choose the appropriate metric unit to use to measure different objects. Problems also require finding equivalent measurements and converting from one metric unit to another.

# of Problems:   22

# of Pages:   3

Answer Key?:   Yes

Sample Problems from Worksheet

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Free Pre-Algebra Worksheet
The Metric System
Converting Metric Measures

1) A drinking glass holds about ________ of liquid

a) 10 L b) 2 L c) 200 ml d) 1000 ml

2) A car's mass is about ________.

a) 1,500 mg b) 1,500 g c) 1,500 kg d) 100kg

3) A bucket of water can hold about ________ of liquid.

a) 8 L b) 450 ml c) 1 L d) 50 ml

6) Use _________ to measure the mass of a truck.

a) liters b) kiloliters c) grams d) kilograms

8) Use ________ to measure the mass of a feather.

a) liters b) milliliters c) grams d) milligrams

Converting Metric Units.
Complete each statement.

9) 1 g = _____ mg

10) 1 mL = _____ L

11) 1kL = _____ mL

12) 1 km = _____ m

13) 465 cm = _____ m

14) 99 m = _____ mm

15) 92kg = _____ g

16) 8 kL = _____ L

17) 39 km = _____ cm

18) 283 mL = _____ kL

19) 2.4 km = _____ cm

20) 333 mL = _____ kL

21) Laceys books have a mass of 11.2 kg. What is the mass of Laceys books in grams?

22) Cagneys swimming pool can hold up to 3.08 kL of water. What is the capacity of Cagneys pool in millimeters?

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