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what do we measure DISTANCE in?



what is the instrument?
SI: meters (m)

STANDARD: inches, feet, yards,cm,etc...

INSTRUMENT: meter stick, ruler
what do we measure VOLUME in?


what is the instrument?
SI: liter(L), m3

STANDARD:gallon, quart, pint

INSTRUMENT: graduated cylinder³
how do we measure MASS?

what is the INSTRUMENT?
SI: kilograms (kg)

STANDARD:----

INSTRUMENT:balance
how do we measure FORCE(WEIGHT?)

what is the INSTRUMENT?
SI:newtons (N)

STANDARD: pounds, ounces

INSTRUMENT: SPRING SCALE
how do we measure TEMPERATURE?

what INSTRUMENT?
SI:kelvin (K)

STANDARD: fahrenhiet (F)

INSTRUMENT: thermometer
how do we measure TIME?

what INSTRUMENT?
SI: seconds

STANDARD:same

INSTRUMENT: clock
what is Absolute zero?
the temp. at which all particle (molecules) motion stops THE COLDEST POSSIBLE TEMPERATURE.
ALL MEASUREMENTS HAVE-------------?
ERRORS, AND UNITS
TO MAKE AN ACCURATE MEASUREMENT YOU MUST--------------------?
ESTIMATE ONE PLACE