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Q. Part B. The conversion factor relating feet to meters is 1 ft = 0.305 m. Keep in mind that when using conversion factors, you want to make sure tha...

Solved • Jul 1, 2020

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Q. Which of the following weights would you expect to be suitable for weighing on an ordinary bathroom scale?a. 5.5 × 108 dgb. 2.0 × 107 mgc. 5 × 10 4...

Solved • Jun 29, 2020

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Q. Construct the following SI derived unit, the coulomb, and define the faraday. A coulomb is a measure of _________  and has units of: 1  _____, ____...

Solved • Apr 29, 2020

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Q. Suppose that you measure a pen to be 10.5 cm long. Convert this to meters.

Solved • Apr 27, 2020

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Q. How many cm^3 are contained in 3.77 x 10^4 mm^3A. 3.77 x 10^4 cm^3B. 3.77 x 10^1 cm^3C. 3.77 x 10^-10 cm^3D. 3.77 x 10^20 cm^3E. 3.77 x 10^6 cm^3

Solved • Sep 15, 2019

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Q. All of the following are SI base units of measurement, EXCEPT:A. meterB. gramC. secondD. kelvinE. mole

Solved • Sep 15, 2019

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Q. 8.2 kilogram(s) contains this many grams.

Solved • Sep 13, 2019

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Q. A metric unit for length is

Solved • Sep 13, 2019

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Q. The mass of a proton is 1.67 × 10-27 kg. What is the mass of a proton in milligrams?A) 1.67 × 10-27 mg B) 1.67 × 10-18 mg C) 1.67 × 10-21 mg D) 1.6...

Solved • Sep 13, 2019

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Q. How many nanograms (ng) are in one picogram (pg)?A. 0.001B. 1000C. 0.01D. 100E. 10

Solved • Sep 13, 2019

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Q. 25 mm is equal to how many cm?

Solved • Aug 7, 2019

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Q. Identify the power of ten that defines each of these prefixesnano-kilo-centi-micro-milli-mega-

Solved • Aug 5, 2019

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Q. What is the SI unit of energy?

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Carry out the following conversions.How large in square meters is the land area of Australia (2941526 mi2)?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. How many picograms are in 1 mg?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What SI units are used for measuring the following quantities? For derived units, express your answers in terms of the seven fundamental units.Temp...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What is the difference between a cubic decimeter (SI)‎ and a liter (metric)?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. A 12-inch pizza has an area of 113.097 square inches (in2). What is the area in units of cm2? (1 inch = 2.54 cm, exactly)

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. The package of a fluorescent bulb for a table lamp lists the light output in terms of lumens, lm. Which of the seven SI units would you expect to b...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. How many g are there in 6 mg.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Which of the following quantities represents a volume measurement?15 m2; 2.5 x 102 m3;5.77 L/s?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. In the year 2012, an estimated amount of 31.6 billion metric tons (1 metric ton = 1000 kg) of carbon dioxide (CO2) was emitted worldwide due to fos...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Give the derived SI units for each of the following quantities in base SI units:acceleration = distance/time2

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Give the derived SI units for each of the following quantities in base SI units:force = mass × acceleration

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Give the derived SI units for each of the following quantities in base SI units:work = force × distance

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Give the derived SI units for each of the following quantities in base SI units:pressure = force/area

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Give the derived SI units for each of the following quantities in base SI units:power = work/time

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Give the derived SI units for each of the following quantities in base SI units:velocity = distance/time

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Give the derived SI units for each of the following quantities in base SI units:energy = mass × (velocity)2

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. An atom of rhodium (Rh) has a diameter of about 2.7 x 10–8 cm. What is the radius of a rhodium atom in angstroms (Å)?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. An atom of rhodium (Rh) has a diameter of about 2.7x10-8 cm.What is the radius of a rhodium atom in meters (m)?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What type of quantity (for example, length, volume, density) do the following units indicate.mL

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What type of quantity (for example, length, volume, density) do the following units indicate.cm2

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What type of quantity (for example, length, volume, density) do the following units indicate.mm3

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What type of quantity (for example, length, volume, density) do the following units indicate.mg/L

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What type of quantity (for example, length, volume, density) do the following units indicate.ps

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What type of quantity (for example, length, volume, density) do the following units indicate.nm

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What type of quantity (for example, length, volume, density) do the following units indicate.K

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Perform the following conversions.0.03500 ft3 to cm3.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Carry out the following conversions.1.935 m3 to yd3

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. The Vehicle Assembly Building at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida has a volume of 3,666,500 m3. Convert this volume to liters and express the re...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Using your knowledge of metric units, English units, and the information on the back inside cover, write down the conversion factors needed to conv...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Using your knowledge of metric units, English units, and the information on the back inside cover, write down the conversion factors needed to conv...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. You may want to reference (Pages 29 - 33) Section 1.7 while completing this problem.Using your knowledge of metric units, English units, and the in...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Using your knowledge of metric units, English units, and the information on the back inside cover, write down the conversion factors needed to make...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. You may want to reference (Pages 17 - 23) Section 1.5 while completing this problem.Use appropriate metric prefixes to write the following measurem...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. You may want to reference (Pages 17 - 23) Section 1.5 while completing this problem.Use appropriate metric prefixes to write the following measurem...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. You may want to reference (Pages 17 - 23) Section 1.5 while completing this problem.Use appropriate metric prefixes to write the following measurem...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. You may want to reference (Pages 17 - 23) Section 1.5 while completing this problem.Use appropriate metric prefixes to write the following measurem...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. You may want to reference (Pages 17 - 23) Section 1.5 while completing this problem.Use appropriate metric prefixes to write the following measurem...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. You may want to reference (Pages 17 - 23) Section 1.5 while completing this problem.Use appropriate metric prefixes to write the following measurem...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use appropriate metric prefixes to write the following measurements without use of exponents.1.84 x 102 m

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What exponential notation do the following abbreviations represent?d

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What exponential notation do the following abbreviations represent?c

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What exponential notation do the following abbreviations represent?f

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What exponential notation do the following abbreviations represent?μmu

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What exponential notation do the following abbreviations represent?M

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What exponential notation do the following abbreviations represent?k

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What exponential notation do the following abbreviations represent?n

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What exponential notation do the following abbreviations represent?m

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What exponential notation do the following abbreviations represent?p

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. What exponential notation do the following abbreviations represent?P

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. The average thickness of a human hair is about 100 microns (µm).Convert the measurement to an SI unit.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. The average thickness of a human hair is about 100 microns (m).Write it with an appropriate prefix on a base unit.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. The average thickness of a human hair is about 100 microns (m).The distance between the Earth and the Sun is 149,600,000 km.Convert the measurement...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. The average thickness of a human hair is about 100 microns (m).Write it without using scientific notation.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. A bedroom has a volume of 116 m3 .What is its volume in cubic kilometers (km3)?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. A bedroom has a volume of 116 m3 .What is its volume in decimeters cubed (dm3)?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. A bedroom has a volume of 116 m3 .What is its volume in centimeters cubed (cm3)?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use scientific notation to express each of the following quantities with only the base units (no prefix multipliers).5.6 ns

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use scientific notation to express each of the following quantities with only the base units (no prefix multipliers).16 fs

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use scientific notation to express each of the following quantities with only the base units (no prefix multipliers).147 pm

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use scientific notation to express each of the following quantities with only the base units (no prefix multipliers).36 m

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Perform each unit conversion.28.9 nm to µmmu { m m}

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Perform each unit conversion.1211 Tm to Gm

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Complete the following conversions.251 km/s = _______ cm/s

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Complete the following conversions.1305 g/L = _______ g/mL

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. You may want to reference (Pages 14 - 20) Section 1.6 while completing this problem.Complete the following conversions.626 mK/s = _______ K/s

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Complete the following conversions.3.056 mg/mL = _______ g/L

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Complete the following conversions.251 km/s = ________ m/ms

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Complete the following conversions.1305 g/L = ________ kg/mL

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use prefix multipliers to express each measurement without exponents.34.6 105 g

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use prefix multipliers to express each measurement without exponents.17.3 10-10 s

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use prefix multipliers to express each measurement without exponents.27.7 1011 m

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use prefix multipliers to express each measurement without exponents.80.8 10-7 L  m L

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use scientific notation to express each quantity with only base units (no prefix multipliers).46 L

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use scientific notation to express each quantity with only base units (no prefix multipliers).351 Mm

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use scientific notation to express each quantity with only base units (no prefix multipliers).151 Tg

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use scientific notation to express each quantity with only base units (no prefix multipliers).5.1 cg

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Convert 1285 cm2 to m2.

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use the prefix multipliers to express each of the following measurements without exponents.1.2 x 10-3 m

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use the prefix multipliers to express each of the following measurements without exponents.22 x 10-3 s

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use the prefix multipliers to express each of the following measurements without exponents.1.5 x 103 g

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Use the prefix multipliers to express each of the following measurements without exponents.3.5 x 103 L

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Perform each of the following conversions.3.16 kg to g

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. A modest-sized house has an area of 205 m2 .What is its area in km2?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. A modest-sized house has an area of 205 m2 .What is its area in dm2?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. A modest-sized house has an area of 205 m2 .What is its area in cm2?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Perform each unit conversion.1898 mg to kg

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Perform each unit conversion.198 km to cm

Solved • Oct 25, 2018