- The Base Unit for Volume using the Metric System (SI) is the Meter.
- Length can describe the dimensions of an object (length, width, height) or can describe the distance between two objects.
Length is used to measure distances.
Metric System (SI) Units for Length:
1 Kilometer (km) = 1000 Meters (m)
1 Meter (m) = 100 Centimeters (cm)
1 Centimeter (cm) = 10 Millimeters (mm)
Convert U.S. Customary Units to Metric System Units:
1 Inch (in) = 2.54 Centimeters (cm)
1 Foot (ft) = 0.3048 Meters (m)
1 Mile (mi) = 1.60934 Kilometers (km)