What are the SI prefixes in order from largest to smallest?

What are the SI prefixes in order from largest to smallest?

Terms in this set (9)

  • Mega. 1,000,000/1. M. (8)
  • Kilo. 1,000/1. K. (7)
  • Hecto. 100/1. H. (6)
  • deka. 10/1. DA. (5)
  • Standerd unit. Standerd unit.
  • Deci. 1/10. .10. D. (4)
  • Centi. 1/100. .100. C. (3)
  • Milli. 1/1,000. .1000. M. (2)

What comes after milli?

Prefix Symbol Meaning
centi c 10-2
milli m 10-3
micro µ or mc 10-6
nano n 10-9

What is 10 to the power 15 called?

Positive powers

Name Power Number
trillion (billion) 12 1,000,000,000,000
quadrillion (billiard) 15 1,000,000,000,000,000
quintillion (trillion) 18 1,000,000,000,000,000,000
sextillion (trilliard) 21 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000

Which is the correct order of metric units?

The correct answer is kilometer, centimeter, millimeter. Correct. All of these measurements are from the metric system. You can tell they are measurements of length because they all contain the word “meter.”

What are the measurements in order?

Length, width, height, depth.

Which unit is the largest?

This means that a meter is 100 times larger than a centimeter, and a kilogram is 1,000 times heavier than a gram….

Length Mass Volume
meter gram liter
other units you may see
kilometer kilogram dekaliter
centimeter centigram centiliter

What comes after Nano?

We may write hW = 169 000 mm = 16 900 cm = 169 m = 0.169 km using the millimeter (SI prefix milli, symbol m), centimeter (SI prefix centi, symbol c), or kilometer (SI prefix kilo, symbol k)….Table 5. SI prefixes.

Factor Name Symbol
10-3 milli m
10-6 micro µ
10-9 nano n
10-12 pico p

What is the power of TERA?

SI Prefixes and Symbols Used to Denote Powers of 10

Prefix Multiple Symbol
tera 1012 T
giga 109 G
mega 106 M
kilo 103 k

What is after Deca?

Numeric prefixes (mono, di, tri, tetra, penta, hexa, hepta, octa, nona, deca)

Is atto smaller than nano?

Anyway, smaller than nano? Of course… here’s the full list of prefixes that define the thousandths and millionths and billionths of nano… pico (million-millionth), femto (million-billionth), atto (billion-billionth), zepto (billion-trillionth), yocto (trillion-trillionth).

What are the units of weight from smallest to largest?

The most commonly used units of mass are kilogram, gram, and milligram. Of the three units, the kilogram is the largest and the milligram is the smallest. The prefix “kilo” means a thousand and “milli” means one-thousandths. A gram is the basic unit of mass.

What are the measurements in order from smallest to largest?

Terms in this set (7)

  • Milli.
  • Centi.
  • Deci.
  • Step 4 Base Unit. Meter, Liter, Gram.
  • Deca.
  • Hecta.
  • Kilo.