## 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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Whole Units | Decimal Units | |

thousands | hundreds | hundredths |
---|---|---|

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- |
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7 | hepta- |

8 | octa- |

9 | nona- |

10 | deca- |