# What metric prefix means 1 1000 times the base unit?

## What metric prefix means 1 1000 times the base unit?

Kilo-
Metric System Prefixes: Greater than 1 Deka- means tens times the base unit. Hecto- means 100 times the base unit. Kilo- means 1000 times the base unit.

What prefix means 1 in chemistry?

Metric Prefixes

Prefix Unit Abbreviation Meaning
hecto h 100
deka da 10
1
deci d 1/10

What is the correct prefix for 1000?

Metric Prefix Table

Prefix Symbol Multiplier
mega M 1,000,000
kilo k 1,000
hecto h 100
deca da 10

### What is the metric prefix for 1 100?

centi-

Prefix Abbrev. Multiply base unit by:
1 = 100
deci- d 1/10 = .1 = 10-1
centi- c 1/100 = .01 = 10-2
milli- m 1/1000 = .001 = 10-3

What is the prefix for 1 100 of a gram?

centi
Metric Prefixes

Prefix Unit Abbrev. Meaning
centi c 1/100
milli m 1/1000
micro μ 1/1,000,000
nano n 1/1,000,000,000

What is the prefix for 7?

hepta-

prefix number indicated
penta- 5
hexa- 6
hepta- 7
octa- 8

#### What does the prefix nano mean?

billionth part of
The morpheme nano is commonly defined simply as a prefix meaning “billionth part of …”, following SI; for example, nanometer means “billionth part of a meter”.

What prefix means 100?

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thousands hundreds hundredths Whole Units Decimal Units 1000 100 0.01 kilo- hecto- centi-

What is 0.1 in the metric system?

Common Metric System Prefixes and Definitions

Metric Prefix Notation Place Value
centi- 0.01 hundredth
deci- 0.1 tenth
1 one (no prefix)
deca- 10 ten

## What is the prefix for one 100th of a unit quizlet?

Milli- means one thousandth of a base unit, Centi- means one hundredth of a base unit, Deci- means one tenth of a base unit, these prefixes all say that that number is smaller than a base unit.

What is the prefix of 9?

giga

Prefix Symbol Meaning
hecto h 102
kilo k 103
mega M 106
giga G 109

What are the prefixes for the number 1 10 )?

10 Cards in this Set

1 mono-
7 hepta-
8 octa-
9 nona-
10 deca-