Are you looking for an easy and efficient way to learn and understand the metric system? Look no further than this FREE Metric Chart PDF! Now you can quickly and easily reference the metric measurements of length, mass, volume, and temperature wherever you go.

### What is the Metric Chart?

The Metric Chart is a simple and concise tool for understanding the metric system. The chart shows the basic units of length, mass, volume, and temperature along with their symbols and conversions. Let’s take a look closer look at each metric measurement.

### Length

When it comes to length, the metric system is based on the meter. The table below shows common prefixes for units of meter.

Unit Symbol Meters
Kilometer km 1000
Hectometer hm 100
Decameter dam 10
Meter m 1
Decimeter dm 0.1
Centimeter cm 0.01
Millimeter mm 0.001

### Mass

For mass, the metric system is based on the gram. Here is a list of units for measuring mass, along with their symbols and conversions.

Unit Symbol Grams
Kilogram kg 1000
Hectogram hg 100
Decagram dag 10
Gram g 1
Decigram dg 0.1
Centigram cg 0.01
Milligram mg 0.001

### Volume

The metric system for volume is based on the liter. The table below shows common prefixes for units of liter.

Unit Symbol Liters
Kiloliter kl 1000
Hectoliter hl 100
Decaliter dal 10
Liter l 1
Deciliter dl 0.1
Centiliter cl 0.01
Milliliter ml 0.001

### Temperature

When it comes to temperature, the metric system is based on the degree Celsius. The table below shows some common units for measuring temperature.

Unit Symbol Degrees Celsius
Kelvin K 273.15
Degree Celsius °C 0.00
Degree Fahrenheit °F -17.78