Metric Unit Prefixes - Factors of Ten Quiz

Let's See How Well You Know the Metric Prefixes

Take this quiz to see if you understand metric unit prefixes and how to convert between them.
Take this quiz to see if you understand metric unit prefixes and how to convert between them. Michael Nitzschke / Getty Images

1. If you had 0.005 liters of water, you would have:

3. 1/1000 of a microgram is a:

4. One million millimeters is the same as:

5. The prefix with the symbol T represents:

6. The prefix atto represents:

7. 10¹⁵ is represented by the prefix:

8. 10⁹ μg is the same as:

Metric Unit Prefixes - Factors of Ten Quiz

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Good effort! You aren't completely comfortable with metric prefixes and unit conversions, but you're on the right track. To improve your skill, the first step is to review the metric prefixes. You'll get better at remembering them as you work with them more. You may also wish to review the steps for cancelling units when using conversion factors.

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Metric Unit Prefixes - Factors of Ten Quiz

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Great! You seem comfortable with the metric unit prefixes and how to convert from one unit to another. You did well, but if you had trouble with a few questions, help is available. You may wish to review the common metric units and powers of 10 to convert between them or practice more unit conversions.

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