Homework Hints 8-2

Note: Homework Hints are given only for the Level 1 and Level 2 problems.

However, as you go through the book be sure you look at all the examples in the text. If you need hints for the Level 3 … See the whole entry

8.5 Outline

1. Length conversions
2. Capacity conversions
3. Weight conversions
4. Temperature conversions

8.5 Essential Ideas

This section has no essential ideas since it is to be used as a reference for converting between the U.S. and metric measurement systems.… See the whole entry

8.4 Outline

1. Review
1. length
2. area
3. volume
2. Volume of solids
1. right rectangular prism
2. right circular cylinder
3. pyramid
4. right circular cone
5. sphere
3. Comparisons
4. Mass
1. definition
2. standard weight units
5. Temperature
1. definition
2. standard temperature units
6. Converting units
1. metric
2. U.S.

8.4 Essential Ideas

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8.3 Outline

1. Dimensions
1. one-dimensional measurement (length)
2. two-dimensional measurement (area)
3. three-dimensional measurement (volume)
2. Surface area
3. Volume
1. formula for a cube
2. rectangular parallelepiped
4. Capacity
1. standard units of capacity
2. relationship between volume and capacity
1. U.S.
2. metric

8.3 Essential Ideas

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8.1 Outline

1. Introduction
1. measure
2. precision/accuracy
1. accuracy procedure used in this book
2. metric world in 2010
2. Measuring length
1. define length
1. U.S. system
2. metric system
2. standard length units
1. U.S. system
2. metric system; prefixes
3. Perimeter
1. define perimeter
2. formulas
1. equilateral triangle
2. rectangle
3. square
4. Circumference
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