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2 liters = 2000 millilitersLiter is a base measure of volume or capacity.
(l liter = 1000 milliliters or 1 l = 1000 ml)
Find out the capacity of a bottle or can.
3 meters = 300 centimetersMeter is a base measure of length.
(1 meter = 100 centimeters or 1 m = 100 cm)
Find out the length of a table or curtain.
4 centimeters = 40 millimetersMeter is a base measure of length.
(1 centimeter = 10 millimeters or 1 cm = 10 mm)
Find out the length of a crayon or eraser.
5 kilometers = 5000 metersMeter is a base measure of length.
(1 kilometer = 1000 meters or 1 km = 1000 m)
Find out the length of a school playground.
8 kilograms = 8000 gramsGram is a base measure of mass.
(1 kilogram = 1000 grams or 1 kg = 1000 g)
Find out the mass (weight) of some fruits or vegetables.
7 grams = 7000 milligramsGram is a base measure of mass.
(1 gram = 1000 milligrams or 1 g = 1000 mg)
Find out the mass (weight) of a pin or tablet.
6 milliseconds = 6000 microsecondsSeconds is a base measure of time.
(1 millisecond = 1000 microseconds or 1 ms = 1000 µs)
Find out the time light takes to travel a distance of a few kilometers.
7 microseconds = 7000 nanosecondsSeconds is a base measure of time.
(1 microsecond = 1000 nanoseconds or 1 µs = 1000 ns)
Find out the time light takes to travel a distance of a few meters.
8 seconds = 8000 millisecondsSeconds is a base measure of time.
(1 second = 1000 milliseconds or 1 s = 1000 ms)
Find out the difference in the times of the gold and silver medallists in an Olympics race.
9 nanometers = 9000 picometersMeter is a base measure of length.
(1 nanometer = 1000 picometers or 1 nm = 1000 pm)
Find out the wavelengths for the different colors in the visible light spectrum.
64 megabytes = 64000 kilobytesBytes is a base measure of computer memory.
(1 megabyte = 1000 kilobytes or 1 MB = 1000 kB)
Find out the size of the RAM (random access memory) in a computer.
8 kilobytes = 8000 bytesBytes is a base measure of computer memory.
(1 kilobyte = 1000 bytes or 1 kB = 1000 B)
Find out the size of a file in a computer.
16 gigabytes = 16000 megabytesBytes is a base measure of computer memory.
(1 gigabyte = 1000 megabytes or 1 GB = 1000 MB)
Find out the size of the hard disk in a computer.
4 terabytes = 4000 gigabytesBytes is a base measure of computer memory.
(1 terabyte = 1000 gigabytes or 1 TB = 1000 GB)
Find out the storage space used by a famous search engine on the web.
166 megahertz = 166000 kilohertzHertz is a base measure of frequency.
(1 megahertz = 1000 kilohertz or 1 MHz = 1000 kHz)
Find out the speed of the processor in a computer.
95 kilohertz = 95000 hertzHertz is a base measure of frequency.
(1 kilohertz = 1000 hertz or 1 kHz = 1000 Hz)
Find out the frequency of transmission for a radio or TV channel.
2 ampere = 2000 milliamperesAmpere is a base measure of electric current.
(1 ampere = 1000 milliamperes or 1 A = 1000 mA)
Find out the input and output current from an adaptor.
9 volts = 9000 millivoltsVolt is a base measure of electric voltage.
(1 volt = 1000 millivolts or 1 V = 1000 mV)
Find out the voltage of a battery.
3 kilowatts = 3000 wattsWatt is a base measure of power.
(1 kilowatt = 1000 watts or 1 kW = 1000 W)
Find out the power of an electric bulb.
4 megawatts = 4000 kilowattsWatt is a base measure of power.
(1 megawatt = 1000 kilowatts or 1 MW = 1000 kW)
Find out the power generated by a turbine.

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