- 10 millimetres is 1 cm.
- A 100 cm is 1 m.
- 1000m is 1 km.
- The width of a staple is about 1 cm.
- The width of a bed is 1 m.
Length can be measured in millimetres, centimetres, metres, or kilometres.
What is an example of a metric?
The units for length, weight, mass and capacity in the metric system are: Length: Millimeter, Decimeter, Centimeter, Meter, and Kilometer. We can measure our own body weight or the weight of fruits.
How do you memorize the metric system?
If you prefer, you can use the “King Henry Didn’t Usually Drink Chocolate Milk” trick.
What makes the metric system easy to understand?
The metric system has a consistent system of units. It fits together well and is easy to calculate.