# Shared Flashcard Set

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SI Units
Cumulative List of SI Units, Derived Units, and Derived Units with Special Names
29
Science
Not Applicable
12/11/2012

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 Ampere (SI Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: AMeasurement of a constant current.
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 Candela (SI Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: cdMeasurement of luminous intensity.
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 Kelvin (SI Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: KMeasurement of thermodynamic temperature.
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 Kilogram (SI Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: kgMeasurement of mass.
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 Metre(Meter) (SI Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: mMeasurement of length.
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 Mole (SI Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: molMeasurement of amount of substance.
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 Second (SI Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: sMeasurement of time.
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 Hertz (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: HzMeasurement of frequency.1/s
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Definition
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Definition
 Symbol: srMeasurement of solid angle.m2/m2
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 Newton (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: NMeasurement of force (weight).kg⋅m/s2
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 Pascal (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: PaMeasurement of pressure (stress).N/m2
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 Joule (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: JMeasurement of energy/work/heat.N⋅m = C⋅V = W⋅s
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 Watt (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: WMeasurement of power/radiant flux.J/s = V⋅A
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 Coulomb (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: CMeasure of electric charge or quantity of electricity.s⋅A
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 Volt (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: VMeasurement of electromotive force/electrical potential difference.W/A = J/C
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Definition
 Symbol: FMeasurement of electric capacitance.C/V
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 Ohm (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: ΩMeasurement of electric resistance/impedence/reactance.V/A
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 Siemens (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: SMeasurement of electrical conductance.1/Ω = A/V
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 Weber (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: WbMeasurement of magnetic flux.J/A
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 Tesla (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: TMeasurement of magnetic field strength.V⋅s/m2 = Wb/m2 = N/(A⋅m)
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 Henry (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: HMeasurement of inductance.V⋅s/A = Wb/A
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 degrees Celsius (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: °CMeasurement of temperature relative to 273.15 K.K
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 Lumen (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: lmMeasurement of luminous flux.cd⋅sr
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 Lux (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: lxMeasurement of illiminance.lm/m2
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 Becquerel (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: BqMeasurement of radioactivity (decays per unit time).1/s
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 Gray (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: GyMeasurement of absorbed dose (of ionizing radiation).J/kg
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 Sievert (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: SvMeasurement of equivalent dose (of ionizing radiation).J/kg
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 Katal (Specially Named Derived Unit)
Definition
 Symbol: katMeasurement of catalytic activity.mol/s
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