# Metric Units Conversion Calculator

The metric system is a system of measuring. Metric units are all multiples of ten or a hundred, or one-tenth, etc of each other. The basic metric units are meters (for length), grams (for mass or weight), and liters (for volume). There are many metric-unit prefixes, some are kilo, hecto, deka, deci, centi, milli and so on. The below metric units conversion calculator helps you to convert from one unit to another unit. Just enter the values in the required field to get the conversion.

The metric system is a system of measuring. Metric units are all multiples of ten or a hundred, or one-tenth, etc of each other. The basic metric units are meters (for length), grams (for mass or weight), and liters (for volume). There are many metric-unit prefixes, some are kilo, hecto, deka, deci, centi, milli and so on. The below metric units conversion calculator helps you to convert from one unit to another unit. Just enter the values in the required field to get the conversion.

### Example:

How many milli is equivalent to 5 kilo

#### Solution:

1 kilo = 1000000 milli
5 kilo = 5 x 1000000 milli
= 5000000 milli.