### Examples: Converting Between Different Units of Lengths Using Standard or American System

– WE WANT TO CONVERT THE FOLLOWING LENGTHS USING THE STANDARD MEASUREMENT SYSTEM. SO WE NEED TO BE FAMILIAR WITH THESE CONVERSIONS HERE ON THE BOTTOM OR HAVE A TABLE TO …

### Math in Science: Comparing Metric Units of Mass and Weight

In this tutorial, we’ll discuss grams as the basic unit used to measure mass, and, using everyday objects as examples, try to give you an idea of the size and scale …

### Measurement Mystery: Crash Course Kids #9.2

[theme music] Have you ever gotten up in the middle of the night to use the bathroom and stumble out of bed, and then smash, and then after that oach. Well, …

### Lec 01: Units, Dimensions, and Scaling Arguments | 8.01 Classical Mechanics (Walter Lewin)

I’m Walter Lewin. I will be your lecturer this term. In physics, we explore the very small to the very large. The very small is a small fraction of a proton …

### Is America Actually Metric?

I’m here at the National Institute for Standards and Technology, and I’m about to see some of the original kilogram standards. Is that right? Patrick: You are, you are. When were …

### The 4 Things We Measure Most

Hi, I am Jared, and welcome to Fun Science Demos. You know, science makes discoveries by looking at things really carefully and measuring things. Well that is the big idea today. …

### If we have such as beautiful International System of Units why do we need to revise it?

The SI is beautiful and has been serving our purposes over many many years. But nevertheless, we need to revise it, because some of the units are not really fit for …

### Examples: Converting Between Different Units of Volume in Standard or American System

– WE WANT TO MAKE THE FOLLOWING CONVERSIONS USING THE AMERICAN OR STANDARD MEASUREMENT SYSTEM. IN THE FIRST EXAMPLE WE WANT TO CONVERT 68 CUPS INTO GALLONS USING THE CONVERSIONS BELOW. …

### Metric Prefixes ( or SI Prefixes)

yeah in the previous lesson we learned that our scientists use a system of unit called the international system and the abbreviation for the name of that system is SI and …

### Teaching Conversions of Metric Length (extended version)

Let’s look at the units we’re going to be converting and there are 3 pairs and so I’ve just mentioned. “Centimetres to Metres, Kilometres to Metres, Centimetres to Millimetres” and in …