Tutorial 1.4: Part 2

SI Unit Conversions

The meter compared to smaller units.

Factor Number Name Symbol
10-1 0.1 deci d
10-2 0.01 centi c
10-3 0.001 milli m
10-6 0.000 001 micro µ
10-9 0.000 000 001 nano n
10-12 0.000 000 000 001 pico p

Small units for length compared to each other.

Factor Number Name Symbol
10-1 0.1 deci d
10-2 0.01 centi c
10-3 0.001 milli m
10-6 0.000 001 micro µ
10-9 0.000 000 001 nano n
10-12 0.000 000 000 001 pico p

Large units for length compared to each other.

Factor Number Name Symbol
1012 1 000 000 000 000 tera T
109 1 000 000 000 giga G
106 1 000 000 mega M
103 1000 kilo k
102 100 hecto h
101 10 deka da

Factor Number Name Symbol
1012 1 000 000 000 000 tera T
109 1 000 000 000 giga G
106 1 000 000 mega M
103 1000 kilo k
102 100 hecto h
101 10 deka da

Factor Number Name Symbol
10-1 0.1 deci d
10-2 0.01 centi c
10-3 0.001 milli m
10-6 0.000 001 micro µ
10-9 0.000 000 001 nano n
10-12 0.000 000 000 001 pico p

Factor Number Name Symbol
1012 1 000 000 000 000 tera T
109 1 000 000 000 giga G
106 1 000 000 mega M
103 1000 kilo k
102 100 hecto h
101 10 deka da

Factor Number Name Symbol
10-1 0.1 deci d
10-2 0.01 centi c
10-3 0.001 milli m
10-6 0.000 001 micro µ
10-9 0.000 000 001 nano n
10-12 0.000 000 000 001 pico p