System Internationale, Chemistry Prefixes

Quantity | Base Unit | Symbol |
---|---|---|

Mass | Grams | g |

Length | Meter | m |

Time | Seconds | sec |

Temperature | Kelvin | K |

Amount | Mole | mol |

Volume | Liter | l |

0 Kelvin = -273 degrees Celsius.

22 degrees Celsius = 295 Kelvin

## Prefixes:

Amount | Prefix | Symbol | Example with a quantity | |
---|---|---|---|---|

Billion | 10^9 | Giga | G | Gigabites |

Million | 10^6 | Mega | M | Megabites |

Thousand | 10^3 | Kilo | k | Kilograms |

Base Unit | 10^0 | grams, meters, etc. | ||

Tenths | 10^-1 | Deci | d | decimeter |

Hundredths | 10^-2 | Centi | c | centigram, centimeter |

Thousandths | 10^-3 | Milli | m | millimeter |

Millionths | 10^-6 | micro | μ | microseconds |

Billionths | 10^-9 | nano | n | nanoseconds |

Trillionths | 10^-12 | pico | p | picometer |

# System Internationale, Chemistry Prefixes

Quantity | Base Unit | Symbol |
---|---|---|

Mass | Grams | g |

Length | Meter | m |

Time | Seconds | sec |

Temperature | Kelvin | K |

Amount | Mole | mol |

Volume | Liter | l |

0 Kelvin = -273 degrees Celsius.

22 degrees Celsius = 295 Kelvin

## Prefixes:

Amount | Prefix | Symbol | Example with a quantity | |
---|---|---|---|---|

Billion | 10^9 | Giga | G | Gigabites |

Million | 10^6 | Mega | M | Megabites |

Thousand | 10^3 | Kilo | k | Kilograms |

Base Unit | 10^0 | grams, meters, etc. | ||

Tenths | 10^-1 | Deci | d | decimeter |

Hundredths | 10^-2 | Centi | c | centigram, centimeter |

Thousandths | 10^-3 | Milli | m | millimeter |

Millionths | 10^-6 | micro | μ | microseconds |

Billionths | 10^-9 | nano | n | nanoseconds |

Trillionths | 10^-12 | pico | p | picometer |