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What is the smallest metric unit of mass?

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Updated 5 months ago

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What is the smallest metric unit of mass?
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The metric system is a way of measuring mass using metric units such as grams (g) and kilograms (kg). 1kg = 1000g and 1g = 1000mg (miligrams). To convert between metric units, you can use a conversion table or calculator.
Metric Units for Mass & Conversions
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Mass: The amount of matter that an object is composed of. It is measured in metric units such as grams (g), kilograms (kg), and milligrams (mg). Conversion: Changing a measurement from one metric unit to another metric unit. For example, converting kilograms to grams or milligrams. Standard Unit: The most commonly used metric unit for measuring mass. The standard unit for mass is the kilogram (kg).
4. Open question
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What is the difference between mass and weight?
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Why is it important to use metric units for measuring mass?
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What metric units are used to measure mass?
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How can you convert between different metric units for mass?
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Brain break: Draw a pineapple with eyes and a mouth, embracing a coconut with arms and legs
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Question: Convert 6 kilograms to grams. How many grams is 6 kilograms? Clues: • 1 kilogram is 1000 grams. • You can use a multiplication equation to solve the problem. • 6 x 1000 = ? In pairs: Select and solve one of the tasks: A. Work in pairs to explain the solution to the problem with a drawing. B. Write your own conversion problem and explain the solution with a drawing.
10. Poll
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What is the basic unit of mass in the metric system?
  • Milligram
  • Gram
  • Kilogram
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What is the abbreviation for kilogram?
  • gm
  • kg
  • lb
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How many grams are there in a kilogram?
  • 10
  • 1000
  • 10000
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How many milligrams are there in one gram?
  • 1,000,000
  • 1000
  • 10,000
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Which of these units would be best to measure the weight of a pencil?
  • Grams
  • Kilograms
  • Meters
15. Open question
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Work together in pairs: What is the metric conversion for 1 kilogram to grams?

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