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Definition
something that has mass and takes up space 


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International system of units (S.I.)


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standard units of measure in science 


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basic unit of measure of length in S.I. 


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tools used to measure length in S.I.


Definition
ruler, calipers, meter stick, tape measure 


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Definition
amount of matter in a given space 


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measure of the pull of gravity on an object 


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Definition
basic unit of measure for mass in S.I. 


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tools used to measure mass in S.I. 

Definition
triplebeam balance, spring scale, electronic balance



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the amount of space taken up by an object 


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basic unit of measure of volume in S.I. 


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tools to measure volume in S.I. 

Definition
graduated cylinder, beaker, ruler, calipers, tape measure, flask 


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formula for volume of a rectangular prism 

Definition
length × width × height
(V = lwh) 


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the curved line formed by a liquid in a container
[image] 


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Where do you read the meniscus? 

Definition
at the bottom of the curved line 


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procedure for finding volume of irregular shaped objects 


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How do you use water displacement to find the volume of an irregular object? 

Definition
 add H_{2}O to container, read & record amount of H_{2}O (R_{1})
 add object to container, read & record H_{2}O level again (R_{2})
 subtract initial reading from final reading
 record & label your answer
(V = R_{2}  R_{1}) 


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relationship between an object's mass & its volume 


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How many milliters (mL) are there in one cubic centimeter (cm^{3})? 

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unit label used for density 

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grams/cubic centimeters
(g/cm^{3})
or
grams/milliliters
(g/mL) 

