# Physics-Basics

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1. How are the size of a tree and its age related?
directly
2. How are the height of a person and the color of his automobile related?
unrelated
3. How is the age of a loaf of bread related to its freshness?
inversely
4. Which of the following is an appropriate unit for area?
square yards
5. Which of the following is not an appropriate unit for volume?
cubic miles, gallons, cm, cm3, pint
cm
6. All of the following are measures of length except:
mile, inch, mm, second, km
second
7. List these metric terms in increasing order:
mega, micro, milli, hecto, deca, deci
micro, milli, deci, deca, hecto, mega
8. LIst these metric terms in decreasing order:
nano, centi, giga, kilo, hecto, micro
giga, hecto, kilo, centi, micro, nano
9. How many milliliters are in 8 liters?
8000
10. How many centimeters are in 3 meters?
300
11. How many kilometers are in 3000 meters?
3
12. What is the reciprocal of 100?
1/100 or 0.01
13. What is the reciprocal of 1/8?
8
14. How many hertz is 3MHz?
3,000,000
15. How many milliliters are contained in a jar filled with 5 liters of fluid?
5000
16. How many liters are contained in 80 ml of fluid?
0.080
17. How much bigger is a thousand than ten?
100 times bigger
18. HOw much bigger is a billion than a million?
1000 times bigger
19. How much smaller is a hundred than a thousand?
one-tenth
 Author: aprilh4485 ID: 111804 Card Set: Physics-Basics Updated: 2011-10-24 19:59:33 Tags: sonography Folders: Description: The Basics Show Answers: