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Metric Worksheet Name___________________ 1. The average length of a standard pencil is 150 mm. Please express this number in the following units, and write out what the prefix of the unit stands for (example – cm = centimeter): ___________________nm ___________________ ___________________µm ___________________ ___________________cm ___________________ ___________________dm ___________________ ___________________m ___________________ ___________________dam ___________________ ___________________hm ___________________ ___________________km ___________________ 2. If I have a table that measures 1.8 m in length, how many pencils would I need to run from one end of the table to the other? Show all work! 1 3. Given a box that is 5 m x 3 m x 3 m, how many ccs of water can this box hold? How many mL can it hold? How many grams of water will it take to fill this box? Show all work! Hint: How many centimeters are in 5 m? How many are in 3 m? How many are in 3 m? 4. You make a solution that is required to be stored at temperatures above or equal to 40 C. However, all the thermometers that you have only measure degrees in Fahrenheit. You test the temperatures in three different places: A storeroom, a lab room, and an autoclave room. The temperatures that you obtain are as follows: Storeroom: 77 F Lab room: 104 F Autoclave room: 122 F Which room(s) can you store the bottle in? Please show all work used to justify your answer. You should be able to do this entire math without a calculator. 2