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.
 

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