# Metric Prefix Conversion Problem Set 1

- For help solving these metric prefix conversion problems, view a demonstration.
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SI prefixes

Power of 10 | Prefix | Symbol |

10^{-18} |
atto | a |

10^{-15} |
femto | f |

10^{-12} |
pico | p |

10^{-9} |
nano | n |

10^{-6} |
micro | μ |

10^{-3} |
milli | m |

10^{-2} |
centi | c |

10^{-1} |
deci | d |

10^{0} |
(base unit) | |

10^{1} |
deka | da |

10^{2} |
hecto | h |

10^{3} |
kilo | k |

10^{6} |
mega | M |

10^{9} |
giga | G |

10^{12} |
tera | T |

10^{15} |
peta | P |

10^{18} |
exa | E |

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