SELF TEST. You have completed the section on the metric (SI) system,
the U.S. Customary System, and converting between the two systems.
If you feel that you need more review, look over the appropriate frames
again. Then work the following self-test exercises shown below and on
the following page. The solutions are found on the page following the
What metric unit would be most useful for measuring the following?
The volume of a single dose of medicine
The volume of milk in a plastic jug an the supermarket
The cargo space of an aircraft
The length of the side of a house
The amount of land that the house is on
The weight of a turkey in the supermarket
The weight of a railroad car
The distance between two towns
The temperature of a room
The temperature of an object in a laboratory that is near
Instructions for exercises 2 through 7. Match the prefixes listed in Column A with their corresponding values
in Column B by writing the letter of the response in the blank.