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Fundamentals of Chemistry
Quiz #!
34
Chemistry
09/13/2007

Term
 Accuracy
Definition
 How close the measurement is to the "True Value"
Term
 when is a zero significant?
Definition
 *when its betweenother digits*when its to the right of a digit AND to the right of the decimal
Term
 How many sig figs?0.04060
Definition
 4
Term
 How many sig figs?0.0078
Definition
 2
Term
 How many sig figs?0.078
Definition
 2
Term
 Precision
Definition
 degree of reproductability/uncertianty of the measurement
Term
 addition & subtraction with sig figs
Definition
 count #s to the R of the decimal point- add normally and use the lowest # of sig figs on the left of the decimal ie10.6871+ 1.42 = 12.11
Term
 Multiplication and division with sig figs
Definition
 use lowest TOTAL number of sig figs ie2.34*3.225= 7.55
Term
 Kilo
Definition
 10_3m (to the third)
Term
 centi
Definition
 10_-2
Term
 Milli
Definition
 10_-3
Term
 Micro
Definition
 10_-6
Term
 nano
Definition
 10_-9
Term
 1 inch = ? cm
Definition
 2.54
Term
 1 mile =? km
Definition
 1.609
Term
 1 kg=? g
Definition
 1000
Term
 1 kg=? g
Definition
 1000
Term
 1g =?mg
Definition
 10_3mg
Term
 1ug=?g
Definition
 (ug=micrograms)10_-6g
Term
 1mm=?m
Definition
 10_-3m
Term
 1um=?m
Definition
 10_-6m
Term
 1nm=?m
Definition
 10_-9m
Term
 1mm=? decimeters
Definition
 10 decimeters
Term
 100cm =?mm
Definition
 1000mm
Term
 1L = ? dm
Definition
 1 dm_3
Term
 1mL= ?cm
Definition
 1 cm_3
Term
 1cc = ? m
Definition
 10_-3 m_3
Term
 what is the freezing and boiling points for celceus?
Definition
 freezing- 0boiling- 100
Term
 what is the freezing and boiling points for ferinheight?
Definition
 freezing- 32boiling- 212
Term
 conversion factor for celcius to ferinheight
Definition
 1/9/5 one over nine fifthsflip to convert to celcius
Term
 0 degrees kelvin =? celcius
Definition
 273
Term
 absolute zero
Definition
 0 degrees kelvin
Term
 10_3=?
Definition
 1000
Term
 10_-3=?
Definition
 0.001
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