Posted by danielle on Friday, November 2, 2007 at 5:10pm.
1 meter equals how many millimetersm and how many centimeters

math  Ms. Sue, Friday, November 2, 2007 at 5:21pm
1 meter = 100 centimeters. The prefix centi means 100; there are 100 cents in a dollar.
1 meter = 1,000 millimeters. The prefix milli means 1,000; there are 1,000 years in a millenium.
The average 3yearold is 1 meter tall. The standard height of kitchen counters is almost 1 meter.

math  Sarah, Friday, November 2, 2007 at 5:52pm
just remember
KHDUDCM
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kkilo
hhekto
ddeka
u unit mesurements (meters...)
ddilo something like that
Ccenti
mmili

math  Sarah, Friday, November 2, 2007 at 5:54pm
oh yah you pick the letter that you start at then see how many letters it is till the one you are converting to and depending on if you go right or left, is how many spaces you move decimal

math  drwls, Friday, November 2, 2007 at 6:22pm
dilo? I think you mean deci for 1/10 :)

math  DrBob222, Friday, November 2, 2007 at 8:40pm
A new mnemonic for me to remembers. I have never heard of this one before. Thanks.
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