Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

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Chapter 7 - Measurement - 7.3 The Metric System - Capacity and Weight (Mass) - 7.3 Exercises: 1

Answer

a.) milliliter b.) Liters c.) milligram d.) Kilograms

Work Step by Step

1.) a.) milliliter because cough syrup is a liquid and it is a capacity measurement. Since the amount can be measure in very small quantity therefore we use milliliters for cough syrup. b.) Liters because again it is capacity measurement and it is a large quantity so we will use Liters to measure the large carton of milk. c.) milligram, as we know it is a weight unit and dosages of medicine and vitamins are given in milligrams. d.) Kilograms, because heavy weight can only be measure in kilograms and also it is a weight unit
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