




Length/Distance

Distances are also known as lengths. Feet, miles, and meters are common length/distance units.



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Weight/Mass

Some units of weight or mass are pound, gram, and stone. Weight is related to gravity while mass is related to inertia.





Rates  (Speed, Acceleration, etc)

Common rates are Miles per hour and feet per second. Rates include speed, acceleration, rate of acceleration, etc. 


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Area

Area is a two dimensional measure. Common area units are acres, hectare, and square units of linear measure.




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Volume

Volume is a three dimensional measure. Common volumes are gallons, liters, quarts and cubic units of linear measures.




copyright 2008 Bruce Kirkpatrick

