Definition: The basic metric unit of mass and weight,
nearly equal to the mass of 1,000 cubic centimeters of water.
Dry goods, such as flour and sugar, are measured
A metric unit of capacity equal to the volume occupied by one kilogram of
water at a specific temperature and atmospheric pressure.
Water is often bottled in amounts of 1 and 2 liters.
Definition: The basic metric unit of
length, approximately equal to 39.37 inches.
track-and-field events are measured in meters, not miles.
Definition: The amount or quantity of
something measured in milliliters, liters, pints, or quarts.
The volume of a gallon container is greater than that of a quart