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By: Paul EasterUpdated: December 11, 2020

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Thereof, what is unit chemistry?

A **unit** is any standard used for making comparisons in measurements. **Unit** conversions allow for measurements of a property that have been recorded using different **units**—for instance, centimeters to inches.

Additionally, what is short form of decimeter?

What are the 7 basic units of measurement?

- Length - meter (m)
- Time - second (s)
- Amount of substance - mole (mole)
- Electric current -
**ampere**(A) - Temperature -
**kelvin (K**) - Luminous intensity -
**candela (cd**) - Mass - kilogram (kg)

What is SI unit of density?

The **SI unit** of kilogram per cubic metre (kg/m^{3}) and the cgs **unit** of gram per cubic centimetre (g/cm^{3}) are probably the most commonly used **units** for **density**. One g/cm^{3} is equal to 1000 kg/m^{3}.

Units of **Length**

The **SI unit for length** is meters(m), for mass is kilograms(kg), for volume is cubic meter(m^3), for density kilogram per cubic meter(kg/m^3), for time is seconds(s), and for temperature is kelvins(K).

Volume | |
---|---|

Other units | Litre, fluid ounce, gallon, quart, pint, tsp, fluid dram, in^{3}, yd^{3}, barrel |

In SI base units | 1 m^{3} |

Dimension | L^{3} |

milligram

The **SI unit** of volume is the cubic meter (m ^{3} ), which is the volume occupied by a cube that measures 1 m on each side. A smaller **unit** of volume that is commonly used is the **milliliter** (**mL**—note the capital L which is a standard practice).

Also **called**: **unit** of measurement A standard amount of a physical quantity, such as length, mass, energy, etc, specified multiples of which are used to express magnitudes of that physical quantitythe second is a **unit** of time.

Use **unit** in a sentence. noun. The definition of a **unit** is a fixed standard amount or a single person, group, thing or number. An **example** of a **unit** is a single apartment in an apartment building. YourDictionary definition and usage **example**.

ANSWER. A **unit** of measurement is a definite magnitude of a Quantity, is called **Unit**. Following are system of **Units**. C.G.S **unit** --) Centimeter Gram Second. M.K.S **unit** --) Meter Kilogram Second.

Unit | of | Definition / Note |
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Liter | volume | Often used sub-units are deciliter (dl) and centiliter.(cl). |

Gram | mass | A tolerated anomaly: the basic unit of mass (kg) has a prefix. |

Ton | mass | More precise term: metric ton. |

Bit | information | The smallest, dimensionless quantum of information |

A **standard unit of** measurement is a quantifiable language that helps everyone understand the association of the object with the measurement. It is expressed in inches, feet, and pounds, in the United States, and centimeters, meters, and kilograms in the metric system.