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# In the metric system the prefix for 1 1000 is?

Updated: 8/11/2023

Roseberry44

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In the metric system, the prefix that means 1000 is kilo-. Another prefix f is milli- and, it stands for thousandth. Prefixes are useful in converting between two quantities. For example, you can easily convert between kilometers and meters.

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Alba Baluyut

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1,000 = blank =kg

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9y ago
• The metric prefix is Kilo
• For example: Kilometer = 1000 meter. Kilogram = 1000 gram

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15y ago

Deca = 10. A decaliter is 10 liters.

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That would be 'kilo'.

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"Milli"

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kilo-

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milli

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milli --

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