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A set of standards of measurement where units of different sizes re related by powers of 10. 


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International standards of measurement adapted from the metric system. 


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The seven fundamental SI units of measure. 


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The expression of numbers as powers of 10. 


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The degree of exactness with which a quantity is measured using given instrument. 


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How well the results of an experiment agree with the measured and accepted value. 


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All valid digits in a measurement. 


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Relationship between to variables, summarized by the equation y=ax+b. 


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mathematical relationship between two variables summarized by the equation xy=k, where k is the constant. 


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Unit of a quantity, that is a combination of base units. 

