Woodruff- SI Prefixes

Question Answer
mega- symbol M
kilo-symbol k
hecto-symbol h
deka-symbol dk, da
deci- symbol d
centi- symbol c
milli- symbol m
micro-symbol µ
M is the symbol for million
k is the symbol for thousand
h is the symbol for hundred
dk or da is the symbol for ten
d is the symbol for tenth
c is the symbol for hundredth
m is the symbol for thousandth
µ is the symbol for millionth
1,000,000 stands for mega
1,000 stands for kilo
100 stands for hecto
10 stands for deka
0.1 stands for deci
0.01 stands for centi
0.001 stands for milli
0.000001 stands for micro
M equals 10 to what power? 10 to the sixth power
k equals 10 to what power? 10 to the third power
h equals 10 to what power? 10 to the second power
dk or da equals 10 to what power? 10 to the one power
d equals 10 to what power? 10 to the negative one power
c equals 10 to what power? 10 to the negative two power
m equals 10 to what power? 10 to the negative three power
µ equals 10 to what power? 10 to the negative six power
one equals 10 to what power? 10 to the zero power