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Measuring matter

matteranything that has mass and takes up space
property of mattersomething that describes matter
sizea property which includes length, width, height, weight, etc.
tastenot a property safe to test with
lengtha measured distance
centimetera unit to measure short lengths
cmabbreviation for centimeter
1,000 meterskilometer
metric rulera tool for measuring length
massa scientific term for weight
scale/balancea tool for measuring mass
g1/1,000 of a kilogram
kga unit of measure for weighing heavier objects
volumethe amount of space an object takes up
graduatea tool used to measure the volume of liquids
milliliter1/1,000 of a liter
densitythe mass in a certain volume of matter
displacementa way of measuring the volume of an irregular shaped object


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